Negatives

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Why is it that making a picture black and white can instantly make it creepier than the original? Or even better, making a negative out of it? Is it that the white figures in the photograph are similar to our perceptions of ghosts? Maybe it is just different to our eyes. I sometimes wonder if part of it might have to do simply with the connotation of the world “negative” that it is bad in some way….

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