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Days with my father

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Days With My Father” is a son’s photo journal of his aging father’s last years. Phillip Toledano started a blog on which he posted photographs and accompanying reflections on his father’s changing state. Sometimes sad, often funny, but foremost always loving …

www.dayswithmyfather.com

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November 28, 2010 at 8:33 pm

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Larry Sultan

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In 2004, one of my all time favorites, Larry Sultan created his unique body of work entitled “The Valley”.
It contains a wide range of color photographs which portray LA middle-class homes invaded by the porn industry. Larry Sultan envisions the moments which the pornography consumer doesn’t get to see.

Almost 1 year ago Mr. Sultan died on december 13, 2009 at the age of 63.

Larry Sultan – interview
Larry Sultan – The Valley

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November 22, 2010 at 8:23 pm

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DDR relics

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I fell in love … again.

I fell in love with DDR relics … again. Leftovers created after the 2nd world war which abruptly ended with the fall of the Berlin wall back in 1989. For this project I made my 2nd 4-day stop last weekend in & around Berlin, Germany.

In the meantime I published a first small set of my 1st visit. You can explore them via the following link:

DDR heritage

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November 16, 2010 at 7:59 pm

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Vincent Laforet

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I’m working yet on another project. Therefor only limited time set aside for updating this blog. But to make it up to you, I’ve added a link to the blog of the amazing Vincent Laforet. Enjoy it!

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November 8, 2010 at 8:23 pm

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