The Rose-Washed Past: Ron Haviv’s ‘Lost Rolls’

why we’re so drawn to adding this aesthetic aspect to digital images. The writer Nathan Jurgenson talks about this as an attempt to create a “nostalgia for the present”: it is, he writes, “an attempt to make our photos seem more important, substantial and real. We want to endow the powerful feelings associated with nostalgia to our lives in the present.”

Source: The Rose-Washed Past: Ron Haviv’s ‘Lost Rolls’