On Flickr today I stumbled across two photographs that can only be defined as artistic masterpieces, enjoy this surreal beauty! if you hadn’t guessed it these are created through glass reflections. I have seen a lot of photography before now that has been created by using reflections, but nothing quite as creative as this appears to be!
Art photography= Meaningless junk, check out Hinius’s work before you come to that conclusion. To see more of Hinius’s work simply click on the below photographs.
My Flickr favourite ‘Cuba Gallery’ has now been featured three times on the blog, his photography is so good I like to feature it at every opportunity I get. Here are some photographs of his that are ‘Closer to home’ (Closer to my home anyway, as I live an hour away) of the beautiful city that is London. Enjoy his unique perspective…
As many of you have probably heard already, in London there have been anti government spending cut protest’s/riots. London turned into pandemonium yesterday as protestors turned out in their thousands to fight the government spending cuts that have been recently announced in the budget. Whether you back or don’t back the protests, it is interesting to see people finding their voice again in such troubled economic times.
I understand how the press and media are only keen to focus on the thugs who decided to throw objects and deface property, but I don’t think anyone should be sidetracked by the media on this one. If you notice in every attached photo (impressive captures though they may be), the media has only decided to include photos of criminal acts being committed.
The media will always create material that sells newspapers, to sell newspapers the media will deliberately add fuel to the fire and create as much drama as they can. I have already noticed in every article I’ve seen today, that the writer fails to mention that the vast majority of protestors were actually peaceful protestors and not hooligans out for a fight.
My reason for feeling so strongly about this is because the protests are of great significance to each and every one of us REPEAT- Do not get distracted from this crucial point. We may not know it yet, but such extreme cuts will affect us all in the future. Seeing as we are one of the highest taxed nations in the world already, it seems slightly bizarre that we are being told we will lose all of our public services and spend the rest of our lives paying back the country’s debt in the form of taxation. Specially as this ‘Debt’ is not our personal debt!