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Embracing the Amateur

We spot a lens peering at us from the corner of our eye. Immediately we straighten up, fix our hair, smooth the rough in our clothes, consciously make – or avoid – eye contact. Only the well trained is able … Continue reading

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Old Dhaka by Munem Wasif

Belonging: A book by Munem Wasif Preface by Christian Caujolle It only takes a single glance to recognize a classic. The confirmation can be seen here, in this direct, forthright photography — the same quality that came through in the … Continue reading

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Launch of Shifting Gravity in Venice

Book Launch: Shifting Gravity A Discourse on Biennials May 30, 2013, 6:00pm-8:00pm Hotel Monaco & Grand Canal, Crozzola Hall, Venice, Italy The Gwangju Biennale Foundation is pleased to invite you to the launch of the book Shifting Gravity on the 30th … Continue reading

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Positive Light book preview

Want to take a sneak preview of the contents of Positive Light? This preview shows the introduction plus the first five spreads of each section of the book. The original contest was broken down into Culture, History, Place and People. … Continue reading

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Save the Tiger: Positive Light supports WildTeam

We are immensely pleased to announce that proceeds from Positive Light will also support WildTeam’s efforts to protect nature, particularly the Royal Bengal Tiger. Bangladesh has one of the last remaining strongholds of tiger populations. Tigers are an endangered species, … Continue reading

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Positive Light: Bangladesh by Bangladeshis

Visit our crowdfunding site — your support will help this fledgling project get off the ground. Photography is many things. It’s a tool of fine art, an expression of scientific innovation and a vehicle of creativity. But ultimately, it is … Continue reading

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Help promote Bangladesh

Join us in this exciting venture. We need your support. Go here. Act now. Bring all your friends. Drik has announced a new partnership with Crowdsourced Travel, the creation of Mikey Leung, who is the author of Bangladesh: The Bradt … Continue reading

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Shine Positive Light on Bangladesh

Support Bangladeshi photographers who work for social justice by purchasing Positive Light Link to Start Some Good site 1backers $100pledged of $10,000 tipping point goal 39days to go We need your pledge and we need it fast. To support please … Continue reading

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Shahidul Alam’s My Journey as a Witness

Rupert Grey,   media and copyright lawyer, journalist, photographer and teacher, based in Covent Garden  London. Dr Alam’s aspiration is to teach the pixels to dance. It is a characteristically elegant and evocative phrase in comparison with the generally arid language … Continue reading

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PAPA in Volkskrant

The Making of PAPA By Lino Hellings Editors: Hans Aarsman, Nienke Terpsma, Lino Hellings. Book design: Nienke Terpsma Text editing (Dutch): Rob van Maanen Translation: Gerard Forde Lithography: Sebastiaan Hanekroot for Colour & Books ISBN 978 94 6083 066 2 Publishers: Post editions Rotterdam/the Netherlands … Continue reading

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