Instagram is a social media platform that allows users to be the photographer and show the world their adventures and experiences in real-time. Sometimes it is difficult to understand and learn how some Instagram accounts are so dedicated to what
Kurt Arrigo is one of the world's finest marine photographers. He has been passionate about the sea from birth and has been sailing, scuba diving and photographing since he was a young child. He brought together his three loves as a
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The aluminum mechanical devices Son Jong-jun not only presented Defensive Measure as a complete photograph exhibit, but also as a form of recorded performance. This performance involved a model dressed as a city-dweller with a mechanical device fitted over the clothing,
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The homeless photographs featured here came about from my own personal experiences of being a homeless veteran. These were the photographs that got my work noticed. "In the year 2000, I arrived in London looking for work but knew no one and had nowhere to live, but had a job working as a paparazzo photographing the rich and famous. After around three months of rough sleeping, getting beds in dormitories at back packer hostels I came across a hostel in east London dedicated to people who had served in the armed forces and photographed life inside the hostel. After I got my life together I returned to the hostel to make interviews and portraits of the residents there. A difficult subject matter that from only living this very life could I get access to." Paul Sinclair, spent 15 months in the army but was demoted and soon discharged. "My family did not want to know me," he says. "When I left the army I had no home, no address and when I left the gates I cried my eyes out." After living with his brother, Paul got in touch with an ex-forces charity who found him a room. James Gallagher, homeless ex soldier, resident of ex forces hostel, photographed in east London, December 2003. A resident in one of the tiny rooms at the ex forces hostel in east London, November 2001. A homeless ex-soldier looking out the window of an ex-serviceman's hostel in East London, 2001. A resident of the ex forces hostel in east London, sleeps at a table in the 'communal area' of the Ex-Forces hostel after a drunken night out. December 2001. The television room in the ex forces hostel, east London, March 2001. Ty Gwen, a carehome for traumatised veterans stands abandoned in north Wales, UK. James Nicholls, homeless ex soldier, resident of ex forces hostel, photographed in east London, December 2003. more at stuartgriffiths.net Stuart Griffiths for Nasty Magazine – on his homeless photographs & practice.