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..."It helps, too, that Clarke herself relies on a poetic visual sensibility, in terms of composition, the Hockney-esque stitchery of her composite images, and the unique quality produced by the Holga....

...What ultimately emerges from the combined efforts here is a loose portrait of far-away, presumably "exotic" places, which come alive in a new way here. Photojournalism is not the point, although reportage does play a role in the project. Rather, it's a reinventive tribute to another place, graced by imagination, and compassion - not to mention the well-turned phrase and well-aimed lens." Josef Woodard, Santa Barbara News Press