Within the Light (5 images)

From within or from behind, a light shines through us upon things, and makes us aware that we are nothing, but the light is all. -Ralph Waldo Emerson

Within the Light portrays Max, a four-year-old autistic boy, and his relationship with light and shadow. For endless periods of time, Max observes and explores light. Many autistic individuals share this fascination, derived from a unique visual development that increases their sensitivity to light. Rather than playing with toys,...
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