photogeny

photogeny

(fəˈtɒdʒɪnɪ)
n
(Photography) an obsolete name for photography
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As I have already said, Rome's peculiar kind of photogeny (1) is an essential part of the history of cinema itself, so that the viewer is haunted by the impassable temporal expanse separating his or her consciousness from the movies of a past era.