A fidelity to the spontaneous moment is no longer the terra firma on which the photographic image is grounded.
Less than two years after buying EMI, Hands' investors forced him to resign as CEO of terra firma over anger at their losses.
I only know that if I were in his place I should stick to terra firma.
I lost no time in dismounting to terra firma, or rather the floor.
After repeating a fruitless attempt at the branches, they gave it up, and came down amongst the grass on "terra firma."
Imagine how glad he must have been when he found himself on terra firma!
A few yards from terra firma was a large sallow bush, growing on a tiny island.
I did ask him, but he said he wasn't tired of terra firma yet.
With Roller's help the worthy miller was soon landed once more on terra firma.
"You take your pictures on terra firma after this," advised Joe.