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Stephen Wilkes

In his “Day to Night” series, photographer Stephen Wilkes creates layered images recording the progression of time across a single landscape. In Serengeti National Park, he and his assistant spent 26 continuous hours perched on a platform 18 feet above a watering hole, recording moments manually. A selection from the resulting 2,200 frames were then painstakingly pieced together into a composite showing night giving way to day.


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