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Freya Najade: Drifting in East London

October 9, 2016

Freya Najade: Drifting in East London

German native and Hackney inhabitant, Freya Najade has spent the last eight years exploring the landscape…

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Mark Duffy: Rising To The Surface

March 26, 2016

Mark Duffy: Rising To The Surface

How many times have you shouted at a politician on the television? How many times…

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Alexander Binder: Love’s Damnation

February 26, 2016

Alexander Binder: Love’s Damnation

The work of German photographer Alexander Binder has been getting better in recent years. It…

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Mariela Sancari: Finding Moisés

September 26, 2015

Mariela Sancari: Finding Moisés

Those of us who have lost a loved one, or have found ourselves estranged from…

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Charles Johnstone: Where Danger Lives

July 7, 2015

Charles Johnstone: Where Danger Lives

As an adolescent boy, enraptured by hormonal romanticism and never-ending erections brought on at the…

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Coco Young: The Broken Mirror Of Youth

April 26, 2015

Coco Young: The Broken Mirror Of Youth

They say one should write about what one knows, has experienced in real life; and…

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Jenny Lewis: Motherhood And Misconceptions Of A Male Gaze

April 1, 2015

Jenny Lewis: Motherhood And Misconceptions Of A Male Gaze

When my girlfriend first showed me pictures from Jenny Lewis’ One Day Young project my…

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2041: Preserving The Right To Anonymity

March 18, 2015

2041: Preserving The Right To Anonymity

It would be wrong to say that 2041, published by Here Press and Lewis Chaplin…

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Diane Vincent: Never Coming Down

March 1, 2015

Diane Vincent: Never Coming Down

It seems appropriate that German photographer Diane Vincent has produced a book such as Oben.…

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John Gossage: Finding Everything In Nothing

February 12, 2015

John Gossage: Finding Everything In Nothing

American photographer John Gossage is usually someone whose name appears, or is quoted, in the…

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Eivind H. Natvig: Is There No Place Like Home?

January 9, 2015

Eivind H. Natvig: Is There No Place Like Home?

‘I’m nowhere else Than here Where the grass pulls away In between the trees Through…

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IPG Project: A Game Of Two Masks

December 15, 2014

IPG Project: A Game Of Two Masks

The Hello Kitty character isn’t a cat. It’s an apple pie loving British third-grade school…

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Gregory Eddi Jones: Fuel And Loathing In America

November 25, 2014

Gregory Eddi Jones: Fuel And Loathing In America

Most photographers and just about anyone who makes photobooks today will at some point reference…

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Barrett And Spezza: Waging a War Of The Mind

August 14, 2014

Barrett And Spezza: Waging a War Of The Mind

The global political system that prevails today is as self-interested as it was during the…

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5 Favourites From Dummy Award 2014

July 29, 2014

5 Favourites From Dummy Award 2014

5 Favourites from Dummy Award 2014 The 48 entries that make up this year’s International…

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Anthony Luvera: Going Out But Not Going Shopping

May 27, 2014

Anthony Luvera: Going Out But Not Going Shopping

Standing in Dublin’s renowned queer bar, The George, on Pride weekend, watching a drag show…

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Seba Kurtis: The Lurking Symmetry Of Kif

May 12, 2014

Seba Kurtis: The Lurking Symmetry Of Kif

When the April blue sky turned grey and rain began to fall in Manchester it…

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Olmo Gonzalez Moriana: The Shockwaves Of Love

April 9, 2014

Olmo Gonzalez Moriana: The Shockwaves Of Love

Olmo Gonzalez Moriana: The Shockwaves of Love A supernova, like many phenomena in physics, is…

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Maciej Pestka: Chasing The Gangnam Ghost

March 7, 2014

Maciej Pestka: Chasing The Gangnam Ghost

Maciej Pestka: Chasing The Gangnam Ghost On first encountering The Life of Psy by Maciej…

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WUD: Something Dark In The Trees

March 3, 2014

WUD: Something Dark In The Trees

Sometimes when a curator brings a group of artists together for a themed show the…

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Maurice van Es: A Successful Portfolio Review

February 20, 2014

Maurice van Es: A Successful Portfolio Review

Maurice van Es: A Successful Portfolio Review Following our recent media partnership with the Portfolio…

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Alberto Feijoo: Mosh Pit Memories And Teenage Kicks

February 4, 2014

Alberto Feijoo: Mosh Pit Memories And Teenage Kicks

Alberto Feijoo: Mosh Pit Memories and Teenage Kicks Alberto Feijóo’s book project Something We Used…

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Jason Lazarus: Contemplating Nirvana And Other Stories

December 19, 2013

Jason Lazarus: Contemplating Nirvana And Other Stories

Jason Lazarus: Contemplating Nirvana and Other Stories “You dickhead...hahahaha!” That is what I actually said…

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Gustavo Aleman: Here, There And Everywhere

December 7, 2013

Gustavo Aleman: Here, There And Everywhere

Having first encountered Gustavo Alemán’s project (No) Soy De Aquí, or, I Am (Not) From…

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Aglu Books: Pocket Sized Inspiration

November 1, 2013

Aglu Books: Pocket Sized Inspiration

Aglu Books: Pocket Sized Inspiration When we talk about photobooks these days we generally talk…

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Dan Holdsworth: The View From On High

October 7, 2013

Dan Holdsworth: The View From On High

Dan Holdsworth: The View From On High Dan Holdsworth’s book Blackout, much like the work itself,…

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Paolo Woods: In A State Of Their Own

August 23, 2013

Paolo Woods: In A State Of Their Own

Paolo Woods: In A State Of Their Own Since 2010, Paolo Woods has worked on his long-term…

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Variety Of Reason: Dummy Award 2013

August 13, 2013

Variety Of Reason: Dummy Award 2013

Variety Of Reason: Dummy Award 2013 It’s a difficult task to try and summarise the…

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Cristina De Middel: Snapping Her Fingers In New York

July 17, 2013

Cristina De Middel: Snapping Her Fingers In New York

With respect to Cristina De Middel, there will be no mention of the ‘A’ word…

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Filipe Casaca: China, In Blue

July 2, 2013

Filipe Casaca: China, In Blue

Filipe Casaca: China, In Blue Filipe Casaca’s photobook Blue Mud Swamp opens with a line…

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Welmer Keesmaat: The Classical Modern

March 14, 2013

Welmer Keesmaat: The Classical Modern

Welmer Keesmaat: The Classical Modern He Who Wants Fire Must Be Able To Bear Smoke…

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IPG Project: Finding The Poetry Of Tears

February 27, 2013

IPG Project: Finding The Poetry Of Tears

The series In Search of the Crying Lady from IPG Project (Yoshi and Tamara Kametani) does something different to…

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Leonie Hampton: Where The Heart Is

November 12, 2012

Leonie Hampton: Where The Heart Is

Leonie Hampton: Where The Heart Is Sometimes the world must turn upside down A mother…

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Yaniv Waissa: On History’s Dusty Wings

September 11, 2012

Yaniv Waissa: On History’s Dusty Wings

Yaniv Waissa: On History's Dusty Wings SMBHmag contributor/exhibitor Yaniv Waissa has recently self-published a book…

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Scot Sothern:  Lowlife Comes To London

August 25, 2012

Scot Sothern: Lowlife Comes To London

Scot Sothern: Lowlife Comes To London Scot Sothern is an American photographer who made portraits…

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