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The Art of Google’s Street View Camera – Pete Brook, Wired Magazine

The Kiss

With billions of images stitched together in the street-view matrix, it is highly unlikely two artists operating independently of one another would happen upon nine identical scenes. On the other hand, in the huge dataset that is GSV, it’s understandable that artists would gravitate towards scenes that appeal to human emotion once they are identified and permalinked.

Navigating the Puzzle of Google Street View ‘Authorship’ ~ Pete Brook – Raw Files – Wired Magazine

“In …

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Martín Castillo Morales on Flickr

Martín Castillo Morales on Flickr
Telefoneando al plomero, BsAs 28-04-09  De la serie “Mantenimiento”

Martín Castillo Morales on Flickr

Martín Castillo Morales on Flickr

 

I ‘met’ Martín Castillo Morales a few years back through Flickr, as I was intrigued by his pictures of women and interiors, and the casual ‘day in the life feel for his subject matter. His photography reminded me of the writing of Henry Miller, and I could not stop looking at his life through his photo stream. Martín Castillo Morales …

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Maurice Peterson, Starcatcher at Rumpy’s, Lenox Mass

STAR CATCHER
my true adverntures with the stars
and the songs they sing
part two

Don’t miss this return engagement of last year’s Standing Room Only hit!
Maurice Peterson tells more juicy stories of his personal encounters with the superstars
including Cher, Barbra Streisand, Robert Redford, Lionel Hampton, Lisa Left Eye, Eartha Kitt, Joan Collins, Beyoncé and more A-list celebrities,
and sings the songs they made famous.
featuring special guest stars: Berkshire Idol winner, Catie …

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VHS-Beta-Moving Units-33Hz Live

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VHS or Beta, Moving Units & 33Hz Live
Free Live Show in Atlantic City!!!

Here’s a great excuse to get out to Atlantic City… Unbelievably, we are able to offer our loyal GBH customers free admission to this top notch bill….
VHS or Beta (who have never sounded better), Moving Units (who have been away for toooo long) and 33Hz (who are set to take off any minute now) will be playing live at House …

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THOMAS RUFF

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Thomas Ruff studied photography from 1977 to 1985 with Bernd and Hilla Becher at the Kunstakademie Düsseldorf (Düsseldorf Art Academy). Ruff names Walker Evans, Eugene Atget, Karl Bloßfeld, Stephen Shore and William Eggleston as his main influences. From 2000 to 2005 Ruff taught Photography at the Kunstakademie Düsseldorf (the previous “Becher-Class”).

During his studies in Düsseldorf, Ruff developed his method of conceptual serial photography. His initial main topic was the interior of German living quarters, …

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