RUINS/Raphaël Dallaporta
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Format : 24 x 33cm
Date de parution : avril 2013
Contenu de la boîte : 4 posters 100x68cm
, 4 posters 50x35cm, 1 planche contact, 1 avis de recherche.
40 € (ISBN 978-2-95379-268-3)

 

In autumn 2010, Raphaël Dallaporta travelled to Bactria, northern Afghanistan, with a specially created pacifist drone. Designed to give a French- Afghan archaeological team a new perspective on its fieldwork, it photographed the historical palimpsest on the ground, capturing Achaemenid Empire-era fortifications and the remains of an aqueduct built by a long-extinct civilization, as well as surveying the strategic mountain passes used by Alexander the Great. Ruins is a photographic record of the drone’s flights and the traces left by history, as well as a testament to a unique adventure.