The Photographic Journal

Our Eyes Grow Accustomed to the Dark

Essay 354 • Nov 15th 2018

This series is about capturing what can be seen at night and how the darkness makes us feel. The photos aim to invoke a sense of unease as much as they try to capture the beauty of artificial light in the built environment. These photos are selected from a larger group that is in the progress of being made into a photo book. 


Matt Calarco was born in Colorado and is currently studying photography at Colby College in Waterville, Maine.