What a Week’s Worth of Groceris Looks Like Around the World
photographer Peter Menzel
this is beautiful and eery.
Beautiful Pipedream of the Day: If Manhattan was Inside The Grand Canyon
In the final chapter of a project series called Empty, Dense, Merge, Swedish photographer Gus Petro explores what Manhattan would look like if it was placed inside the Grand Canyon.
What does 200 calories look like?
photo series via wiseGEEK
We live in a world in which some of the people we are closest to are often not near us at all.
When we document our day-to-day existence in photographs and Instagrams, these people are absent. Their presence in our lives is absent in our digital memories.
Photographer John Clang’s series Being Together seeks to correct this. Using Skype and projectors, he captures families visually as they are virtually.
“In these images,” Clang told me over email, “I am marking the time for these families, enabling them to remember these strange moments of togetherness with the technology presently available. The picture doesn’t stop here, it lingers on in their memory. It embraces the intimacy and closeness of a family, no matter how far apart they are.”
Read more. [Images: John Clang]
Photo by Griffin Lots, for Rolling Stone.