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LOL. the fightback begins!
Richard Prince has been in the headlines lately after being accused, once again, of stealing other peoples’ work and selling it as his own. Prince’s latest controversial “art” is basically a series of screenshots of various Instagram photos, along with the uploader’s name and some of the comments. In order for the work to be [...]
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A vain Emperor who cares about nothing except wearing and displaying clothes hires two swindlers who promise him the finest, best suit of clothes from a fabric invisible to anyone who is unfit for his position or "hopelessly stupid". The Emperor's ministers cannot see the clothing themselves, but pretend that they can for fear of appearing unfit for their positions and the Emperor does the same. Finally the swindlers report that the suit is finished, they mime dressing him and the Emperor marches in procession before his subjects. The townsfolk play along with the pretense, not wanting to appear unfit for their positions or stupid. Then a child in the crowd, too young to understand the desirability of keeping up the pretense, blurts out that the Emperor is wearing nothing at all and the cry is taken up by others. The Emperor cringes, suspects the assertion is true, but continues the procession.

Once the herd starts moving in one direction, it's very hard to turn it, even slightly.

We are the most amazing creatures that this world has ever produced, but we seem to also have this herd mentality; we seem to be the most stupid, also.

The trouble with following the herd is stepping in what it leaves behind.
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London's black cab drivers, demonstrate against Transport for London's lack of enforcement of illegal touting by minicabs.  
A demonstration by London's black cab drivers against Transport for London, over the lack of enforcement over illegal touting by minicabs. The demo was staged outside TfL's Headquarters in Windsor House, Victoria Street SW1.
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The First Avenger
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Haha! Fantastic 😁
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Pictures from the day spent at MCM Comic Con 

Excel London 2015
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+Derren Hodson thanks :-)
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Balloon minion
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I didn't see it, lucky you!
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Some of the shit, I'm see posted as street photography by the so called 'experts' is really starting to depress me.

Time to move on.
 
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I also agree +George G  there has to be a story, but it is actually really hard to a see story in the street, I think the grandmaster in this would be Vivian.. 

but there are also good street photographs which are just beautiful or having a great coincidence without a story :

https://plus.google.com/u/0/103049640441454897844/posts/hSJb54a831x

https://plus.google.com/u/0/100581741561589975729/posts/3CGyRPoFDBS
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London Dapper

#streetphotography   #streetlife   #london   
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kat's got his zoot suit on
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Our wings may be small, but then again, so are we.

#streetphotography   #spuk   #streetphotographysaturday  
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Tailed

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This is great!!!!
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short video of the dunkirk ships at Royal docks
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That's the end of your copyright.
If you were to take a screen shot of someone’s Instagram account and try selling it, two things would happen. The first is that you’d be told you’re violating the copyright of the photographer whose photo you’re selling, and secondly you’d be laughed at. Extensively. It turns out, though, that if you’re famous enough you [...]
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My work explores the relationship between the tyranny of ageing and UFO sightings. With influences as diverse as Kierkegaard and John Cage, new synergies are distilled from both explicit and implicit narratives. Ever since I was a student I have been fascinated by the unrelenting divergence of relationships. What starts out as contemplation soon becomes corrupted into a dialectic of power, leaving only a sense of unreality and the inevitability of a new beginning. As shifting phenomena become distorted through studious and academic practice, the viewer is left with an epitaph for the edges of our world.
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