Radiant Rising

By: Gustav Hoiland

Jun 19 2013

Category: architecture

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Focal Length:24mm
Shutter:1/0 sec
Camera:Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Hours to Kill

Walking is doing. What did you do? I walked. To where? What, no the walk was … the very act of … I like to walk, ok?

And it’s walking alone. Walking with others can be great, but it’s a different great. It’s not therapeutic. It’s not a journey of the wandering mind that way, but rather conversation in a changing environment.

And the walk is arguably more powerful than the bike in terms of mental experience. Biking is largely the pleasure of piloting the vehicle, feeling the g’s and weaving through the sponge of traffic. But when wheeled the surroundings fly by uncomprehended, unabsorbed. The experience of the bike is the point. Walking is not motivated by the experience of shoes on surfaces.

Timestamped at 6:24am Sunday.

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