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[weekly linkdump, somewhat edited]

#watch and

Everybody Street Trailer – "Everybody Street" illuminates the lives and work of New York’s iconic street photographers and the incomparable city that has inspired them for decades."


The geography of incarceration – “The United States is the prison capital of the world. This is not news to most people. When discussing the idea of mass incarceration, we often trot out numbers and dates and charts to explain the growth of imprisonment as both a historical phenomenon and a present-day reality. But what does the geography of incarceration in the US actually look like? Prison Map is my attempt to answer that question.”

What happens online in 60 seconds? [Infographic] – "we’ve found out exactly what happens online in an average minute online and we think you’ll be fairly surprised…"

Peace drone – "Killing foreign people with predator drones is history. Let me introduce the peace drone. Hovering over hostile settlements or cities playing loud clown music, smiling around and delivering clouds of oxycontin. A beautiful American drug described as a pharmaceutical grade heroin."

Shinseungback Kimyonghun – Portrait – "‘Portrait’ is a series of portraits representing an identity of a movie. A custom software detects faces from every 24 frames of a movie, and creates an average face of all found faces. The composite image reflects the centric figure(s) and the visual mood of the movie."

The Burning Man Aquatic: Hobo-Steampunk Boats House River-Running Art Collective – "Part art project, part utopian experiment, a street artist by the name of Swoon, as well as a band of artists, DIYers, and other free-spirits, has built a collection of ramshackle yet visually striking rafts to float down rivers and canals with a loosely defined purpose. Tod Seelie, a friend of Swoon’s, has been on all the trips so far as a crew member and brought his camera to document the creativity and chaos."


Vegetarismus: Besser essen, besser sein – "Die ersten Vegetarier waren keine weltabgewandten Rohköstler, sondern Pioniere der modernen Öko-Bewegung."

Liste der Schlüsselwörter – "377 Worte die Sie mit den US-Behörden in Kontakt bringen könnten"

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