Tim Davis

Thursday, 31 March 2016

Using the original archive and based on a script by the original expedition’s cinematographer, Cristina de Middel staged her own series of photos on Scotland’s Isle of Skye. The two sets of images were then blended together and hand-tinted. ‘History is written by winners and the cinematographer in the crew was well aware of that,’ de Middel says. ‘I decided to stage his staging.'” Tom Seymour • British Journal of Photography