Photos: The Uneasy Conflict Between Artificial and Natural Light

Artist Kevin Cooley has traveled the world capturing landscapes where one light shines on the horizon

(Kevin Cooley and Bridget Batch)

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(Kevin Cooley)

Boats on the Seine in Paris inspired “Bateaux Mouches,” a series of solitary figures bathed in boat floodlights. “These are lonely photographs,” says Cooley. “The figures give you a sense of scale, and make you relate to the person and the circumstance.” (2003)

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