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Dear Readers…

Hi Kids, Sorry for the radio silence over the past few weeks on this blog. Apparently, I have run out of room with this WordPress site, being the Chatty Cathy that I am, so I either need to delete posts to make room for more, or reconfigure so I can carry on unabated. My tech…

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Hilla & Bernd Becher

German photographer Hilla Becher died last week, leaving behind a beautiful body of work which she created with her late husband Bernd Becher, documenting industrial structures around the world, uncovering the beauty within them in their eloquent black and white photo compositions. Assembling and displaying their images in grid-like formation,  Hilla said of them, “By placing several cooling towers…

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Mom & Pop Shops of NYC

Photographers James and Karla Murray have published a book called ‘Store Fronts : The Disappearing Face of New York‘, which chronicles the now rare Mom and Pop shopfronts, with all the glorious typography of yesteryear between Manhattan, Queens and Brooklyn. Read their charming blog, which tells the stories of all these legendary shops and buildings here…