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Jan 16, 2017
by John Vink
Once upon a time, snowfall was abundant in the Alps. Villagers were mostly confined to their home during the long winter months and local economy of the Alps came to standstill. In the 1930’s well-off tourists ventured to the higher valleys and started tracing tracks on the virgin slopes with skis. A mainly luxurious infrastructure was set up little by little. Mountain tourism during the winter was... More...
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Jan 16, 2017
by Jacob Aue Sobol
“With and Without You” is a tribute to Sobol's father who died when he was 20 years old. Printed on his 40th birthday it contains highlights of all the work he created the last two decades, which his father never got to see.

Format: Hardcover
Size: 25 x19 cm
Pages: 224
Publisher; Super Labo, 2016


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Jan 6, 2017
by Ian Berry
Surely FairTrade is about coffee and bananas, isn’t it? Yes, but the FairTrade Organisation is quick to point out that it doesn’t matter what the commodity is, people should get a fair price for the work they do and in Africa gold miners are being ripped off. It’s not as though they have a choice, it’s dig or starve and it’s accept a pittance for their labours or work harder the following day. FairTrade... More...
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Jan 6, 2017
by Lorenzo Meloni
Twenty-one years after the release of the cult movie on French Suburbs, La Haine, which was shot by Mathieu Kassovitz in Chanteloup-les-Vignes, Lorenzo Meloni revisited the town which used to be one of Paris' toughest suburban neighbourhoods.
With high unemployment, the absence of public transportation, general dirtiness, and only basic shops, in the 1990s, riots were part of daily life there. Today,... More...
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Jan 6, 2017
by Olivia Arthur
In India, only 10% of the female population use sanitary pads, with the vast majority using an unhygienic rag - western-branded sanitary towels still cost more than a day's grocery for most people. This fact, allied to the issue of the menstruel cycle is a taboo subject, led Arunachalam Muruganantham, a metal worker by trade, to use his innovative skills to find a more hygienic solution for the vast... More...
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Jan 6, 2017
by Lorenzo Meloni
After the encirclement and siege of Mosul, Lorenzo Meloni photographed the Popular Mobilization Unit (PMU) troops closing the western road to Syria in order to prevent Islamic State's fighters from escaping.
Then he documented the newly liberated areas in the Mosul region along with the Iraqi special forces, witnessing the return of civilians to their villages.

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Dec 22, 2016
by A. Abbas
The Academie Francaise is the most prestigious council pertaining to all aspects of the French language. It is limited to 40 lifetime members which vote on candidates whenever a seat becomes open.
Author Andrei Makine was born in Siberia, Russia but writes in French. On December 15, 2016 he was officially accepted in the academy. Magnum photographer Abbas was present to document the ceremony. More...
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