Lens-Artists Challenge # 86: Change Your Perspective, Part 2

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The Lens Artists Challenge is hosted this week by Patti.

These challenges are too much fun, thus I will dive in for one more round.

Amy’s photo of a tall building reminded me of a picture I used in Lens-Artists Challenge #62 – Silhouettes . It gave me pause for REFLECTION and LOOKING UP.

Consider, if you will, “You are about to enter another dimension, a dimension not only of sight and sound but of mind.” (One of the opening narrations of the American tv show Twilight Zone, originally broadcast 1959-1965.)

Suppose… just suppose… you lived in an alternate universe where you had to view everything in a mirror, lest gazing directly at a thing might, like biblical Lot’s wife gazing back at Sodom, turn you to a pillar of salt.

Or perhaps… just perhaps… if you look closely at building reflections you can see a parallel or shadow universe, not unlike that portrayed by China Mieville in his excellent sci-fi murder mystery The City & the City.

REFLECT!

Take a quick look! No salt!

Reflect on three different buildings:

LOOK UP!

…UP!

…AND UP!!

No, I did not rotate the photo post-processing. I rotated head, body, and camera sideways, for…

PERSPECTIVE!

Enjoy. My work here is done.

P.S. This skyscraper is the John Hancock Tower in Boston, Massachusetts.

Kudos to the tireless leaders of the weekly Lens-Artists challenge.

Weekly Challenge info from Tina:
“Each Saturday at noon EST we will publish a photo challenge similar in form to the now-defunct WPC. If you choose to participate, please make sure to tag your post with the name of our group LENS-ARTISTS so that all of the responses can be found together in the WP Reader. Please also include a link to the challenge moderator’s post. One of our 4 moderators will host the challenge each week.”
Week 1 – Patti of https://pilotfishblog.com/
Week 2 – Ann-Christine aka Leya of https://lagottocattleya.wordpress.com/
Week 3 – Amy of https://shareandconnect.wordpress.com/
Week 4 – Tina of https://travelsandtrifles.wordpress.com/
Check them out.  Also search for Lens-Artists to find posts.

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