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GARDEN OF ART DELIGHTS

MELANIE MEGGS // Melanie is from Newcastle, Australia. Art has always been a big part of her life, having studied Fine Arts and majored in printmaking and painting. During a trip to Japan in 2018 she visited the Hakone Open-Air Museum, a vast outdoor gallery of modern sculptures and installations. She shared some of her […]

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CARIBBEAN VIBES IN LEEDS

JASON SHIPLEY // Jason is a passionate British documentary photographer from Kingston upon Hull. He documents the people he meets, often in long-term series. His photographs have been featured in magazines and at the British Museum. Jason shared some of his photos from the Leeds West Indian Carnival, the oldest such event in England.

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ARoS AARHUS

CASPER DAM // Casper lives in Denmark´s second largest city, Aarhus. His photography started with his university job in communications some years ago. Now, he enjoys pursuing a colourful ’street’ aesthetic in almost any imagery and aspires mostly to a lifestyle influenced by everyday photography. Casper shared a set of photos from the ARoS Aarhus […]

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MARBLE AND DUST

SIMONE BATINI // Simone was born in Pietrasanta in Tuscany, Italy. His great passion for photography led him to dedicate himself to several series of photos of his home region´s places, landscapes, and people. Simone shared a series on modern sculptors turning the famous white Carrara marble into works of art.

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DANCING IN THE STREETS

SHAWN BYRON DANKER // Shawn is a Singaporean photographer and photo journalist. In one of his long-term passion projects, he photographs dancers outside their usual environment: in the street and in public spaces. Although he shoots all genres of dance, for this feature we selected a set of his stunning jazz and tap dance photos.

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THEYYAM

CLAUDIA ORSETTI // Claudia is an architect and a photographer. She is naturally attracted by contradictions and her work typically gravitates around the concepts of territory, time and memory, moving across landscapes, documentary and reportage photography. She shared a series on a ritual Theyyam performance in Kerala, India.