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Last month marked the 102nd commemoration of the Armenian Genocide of 1915-1923. On April 24, 1915, the Ottoman government arrested and exiled over 200 intellectuals of Armenian descent from Constantinople (modern day Istanbul) to Ankara in a move that saw the majority of them slaughtered at the hands of the Turkish

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Antoin Sevruguin is one of the first photographers to document life during the 1785-1925 reign of the Qajar dynasty in Persia. Born into a diplomat family in the Russian embassy in Tehran in 1830, Sevruguin traveled around the country as an artist and photographer portraying the everyday lives of the Iranian people from 1870 to 1930. Gaining celebrity

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Deathrock icon Razor Candi is at long last releasing a high quality photo book to showcase her work after 13 years of professional online modeling. Razor Candi’s DIY career propelled with the popularity of social networking in 2003 alongside the mid-00’s Deathrock Revival period. Raising the bar for and inspiring fashion and

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Punk and Metal – that is, the collective scenes – operate and are fueled by a number of intricate parts. Each one serves their own function. When pulled back and examined as a whole, it almost resembles a vast array of cogs in a machine. From the bands, to the labels that

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Born in 1940, Araki has been shooting since the mid-1960s, heavily documenting his own life and the world around him. From commonplace objects in still life to highly elaborate compositions featuring naked female bodies, he aims to capture the entire spectrum of life while always foreshadowing death. Using the medium

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This Slovak photographer captures some of the most peacefully poetic glimpses of nature that I’ve seen in a long time. Veronika Gilková has a lot of different series of photos on her website, but I chose today to concentrate on her “Smoke Stories” (and a few other pictures that included

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