Art | Melbourne's AC/DC Lane ... Pic | Foraggio Photographic

The beginning of the end of global violence starts with you and me

There has been a lot of horror in the news this week, last week, the week before that and, it sometimes seems, time immemorial. Paris was horrific, so too Beirut, so too Kenya, so too the many other untold stories of death, destruction and mindless violence occurring everyday in all corners of the globe. The […]

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Nan Goldin

Nan Goldin knows how to make you think

Nan Goldin is certainly one of the world’s more interesting photographers. She unwittingly pioneered the harsh-flash style that so many youth culture magazines of the 1990s picked up on, and has some amazing work involving children, some of which has been criticised and even banned. But to me, she’s fascinating, and I really dig why […]

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Aleppo in Syria.

War-torn Syrian town makes virtual reality film-making history

This week, several channel owners have been taking advantage of YouTube’s new ability to host 360-degree video footage. FC Barcelona launched one recently, and now charitable news organisation RYOT has done something a little more haunting, and also history-making. This footage of Aleppo, in Syria, gives you a sense of just how damaging the war there […]

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