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Photos and stuff

FLASHBACK FRIDAY

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The great Quentin Tarantino and my humble self on set of a cover shoot for

Premiere mag, 1994

MORE ANIMALS CRACKERS

               Ameila , the girl who grew up posing with animals

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imageAmelia and the Animals by Robin Schwartz (Aperture)

SETTLEMENT

… everything is possible and everything is watched and noted, for here on the West Bank of the River Jordan every inch of land is known, recorded, and potentially a source of conflict.

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Settlement by Nick Waplington, published by mackbooks.com

OHH ERRR MISSUS

                    The Little Black Gallery is delighted to announce

                                     GIRLS! GIRLS! GIRLS!

When The Night Falls, 2011 © Warren Du Preez & Nick Thornton Jones

Bruno Bisang, Bob Carlos Clarke, Mike Figgis, Marco Glaviano
Patrick Lichfield, Roxanne Lowit, Norman Parkinson, Vee Speers
Warren Du Preez & Nick Thornton Jones

Until October 25th

DIRTY BOOK

SO…I bought crystal love starlight by Mayumi Hosokura, thanks Manik and then couldn’t resist…….Trailer by Mayumi Hosokura as well. I am officially in love with TYCOON BOOKS
http://tycoonbooks.net/

FLASH FORWARD

2015 will see the return of Flash Forward Festival at its home base, Boston’s Fairmont Battery Wharf, where we bring together emerging professional photographers from around the world.
Concurrently in Toronto, Flash Forward programming will focus on more developed educational experiences targeting local artists and high school students. Great judges, great prizes, great news.

Photo credit: Simon Roberts, Camping with Sasha and Pavel, Kamchatka Peninsula, Far East Russia, October 2004

Please make your submissions via magenta.submittable.com/submit/

One in 1000,000

Well done David, EyeEm Photographer of the Year 2014.

photographs copyright: David Uzochukwu

THE VOTE

Referendum is an ongoing project by photograher James Finlay. The work explores the the border between Scotland and England from Berwick-upon-Tweed to Gretna Green. Tomorrow Scotland votes on its independence but what ever the outcome the landscape will remain a grand, romantic yet political space between two countries.

imageStanding on border on Coldstream Bridge looking towards Coldstream, Scottish Borders. Boat in England, fly tip in Scotland!

imageLooking down border fence at Carter Bar, Scottish Borders.

imageLooking down border, River Sark, Gretna Green, Dumfries & Galloway

imageLooking down border at Scots Dyke, Longtown, Scottish Borders

Photographs copyright: James Finlay

TROUBLED WATER

The Pantanal wetlands in Western Brazil, one of the richest areas for biodiversity in the world is under threat due to intensive farming, deforestation and water extraction imperil the rivers and springs that give it life.

The Telegraph mag sent Anatsasia Taylor-Lind to document the its beauty as it fights for survival.

Photographs copyright: Anastasia Taylor-Lind / vii / WWF

I’M YOUR BIGGEST FAN

imageElizabeth Taylor, 1958

imageGina Lollobrigida and Elizabeth Taylor a Cinecitta, Rome, 1962

imageRaquel Welch and Marcello Mastroianna, 1966

imageBrigitte Bardot

Paparazzo: The Elio Sorci Collection (Roads Publishing) glamour from 1950’s Rome

Copyright: Elio Sorci/ Camera Press