The Tube Mapper: Photographer Luke Agbaimoni's mission to document every London Underground station

Creative Boom

A trip on the London Underground isn't just an exhilarating experience for those who occasionally visit the capital; it's the beloved backbone of the city, a system treasured by Londoners of all ages and backgrounds, for helping them to easily get around.

Poignant photographs by Sara Lopes that document Portugal's ageing population

Creative Boom

Photographer Sara Lopes was inspired by her grandparents for this poignant series that documents the ageing population of Portugal. According to the Portuguese National Institute of Statistics, one in five was aged 65 or older in 2016. It's predicted that in 50 years, Portugal will lose 23% of the population and that in 2070, 44% of the eight million inhabitants will be over 80 years old. This series of portraits shows some of the elderly of Sa?o o Joa?o

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National Geographic's new Year in Pictures special documents 2020: an 'unprecedented and unforgettable year'

Creative Boom

Not all viruses lead to global pandemics. Some have evolved to our benefit. An ancient virus called HERV-K may protect human embryos from other viruses, according to Joanna Wysocka, a professor of both chemical and systems biology and of developmental biology at Stanford University.

Photographs by Samar Baiomy that document the impact of rising seas on Alexandria's 'Little Venice'

Creative Boom

Visual artist Samar Baiomy has spent the last two years documenting the demolishment of houses in Alexandria's 'Little Venice' in Egypt, picking out details of internal walls and discarded items to pay homage to the people who once lived there. So I wanted to document this place because it is historical and will be a forgotten over time.".

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Photographer Ryan Koopmans spent 10 years documenting the world's megacities from above

Creative Boom

Finding the geometry, repetition and patterns – the chaos and the symmetry – his aerial shots are not only beautiful compositions; they document the buildings and structures that have sprung up to accommodate a growing population. For the last decade, Dutch Canadian photographer Ryan Koopmans has travelled all over to capture the world's megacities from above.

Whereabouts: Alice Pasquini's line drawings on the back of postcards document her travels

Creative Boom

Over the last three years, Italian artist Alice Pasquini has travelled the world, sketching street scenes or landscapes on the back of postcards which she then posts to herself back home. It's a way of remembering where she's been, creating a tangible memory that she can refer back to whenever she likes. Now, for the first time, Pasquini is revealing her collection in a new exhibition in Amsterdam.

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Techniques for Documenting Your Web Projects

Speckyboy Design Magazine

That’s why writing some basic project documentation can prove to be beneficial. Whether you’re working on a new project or looking through some past ones , here are some tips for documenting what you’ve done. In this case, we’re talking about a document that serves as a future resource. Open up a word processing document or go all out and create a Wiki on your local install. You could just copy and paste useful pieces into a document and retrieve them as needed.

Photographs by Alex Micu that document Britain's love of its seaside towns during Covid-19

Creative Boom

However, in 2020, the year of the forced 'staycation', these traditional spots have seen many holidaymakers return, prompting London photographer Alex Micu to document them. Come rain or shine; Brits have always had a fondness for their coastal towns and cities.

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No Photos on the Dance Floor! documents the history of Berlin's club scene since the fall of the Wall

Creative Boom

That's the question posed by an exhibition in Berlin this month that documents and brings to life the history of the city's club scene since the fall of the Wall. Is the party finally coming to an end? What makes this showcase of photographs and film so special is that it's unexpected. Because while photography is a central part of nightlife in other cities, in Berlin, most clubs have strict rules against taking pictures.

Melissa O’Shaughnessy documents the streets of New York in her first book

Creative Review

The post Melissa O’Shaughnessy documents the streets of New York in her first book appeared first on Creative Review

Café Royal Books: 15 years of documenting the UK

Creative Review

This box set contains Janine’s important work documenting the jewellery quarter, the Black Country chainmaking, potteries, coal mining, iron and steel works and the drop forge. The post Café Royal Books: 15 years of documenting the UK appeared first on Creative Review Café Royal Books is an independent publishing house that specialises in limited edition photographic books that focus on British documentary photography.

Photographs that document the changing prairies of the Canadian West as people move to cities

Creative Boom

In the space of four years, Kyler Zeleny travelled the prairie lands of North America, driving over 15,000km to photograph and document its landscapes, towns and the people that call it home.

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A New Book Documents the Magnificent Experience of Swimming with Humpback Whales

Colossal

The original project has culminated in a new book that documents the creatures’ movements and idiosyncrasies in striking black-and-white images. All images © Jem Cresswell, shared with permission.

Paper Wildlife Sculptures by Artist Diana Beltrán Herrera Document Nature’s Most Striking Details

Colossal

All images © Diana Beltrán Herrera, shared with permission. In 2012, Bristol-based artist Diana Beltrán Herrera ( previously ) began sculpting impeccably layered paper birds and other wildlife as a way to record her surroundings.

Meticulous Illustrations Document the Flora and Fauna Observed throughout the Devon Countryside

Colossal

For years, the United Kingdom-based illustrator documented the wildlife and plant species she encountered in her Nature Journal , a black Moleskine that now has been reproduced exactly in a forthcoming book, Secrets of a Devon Wood. All images © Jo Brown, shared with permission.

Interview: Photographer Jem Cresswell Speaks to the Intimacy and Humility of Documenting Humpback Whales

Colossal

For years, Sydney-based photographer Jem Cresswell ( previously ) has been diving into the ocean to document the otherwise unseen lives of humpback whales, a humbling experience he recounts in the latest interview supported by Colossal Members.

Introducing Craft. A look at the next-gen document editor

Abduzeedo

A look at the next-gen document editor. Introducing Craft , a next-gen document editor available on macOS, iPadOS and iOS. To me, document editing tools are much more inspiring to use when they are well-designed or it's just me. Introducing Craft.

Things You Know is a zine documenting the NYC neighbourhood of Crown Heights

Its Nice That

Created by friends Max Friedman and Jamil McGinnis, 100 per cent of the profits from the zine will go back into the constantly evolving community that inspired it.

Tides and Tempests: Photographs from the English Coastline Document the Rhythms of a Tumultuous Sea

Colossal

“Clearing Fog.” ” All images © Rachael Talibart, shared with permission. To introduce her new body of work, Rachael Talibart writes that “the rhythm of the tides, tethered to the waxing and waning of the moon, shapes our very sense of time.” ” The U.K.-based

The photographers documenting their families

Creative Review

Four photographers tell us why they were drawn to documenting their families and the joys and pitfalls that can come with it. The post The photographers documenting their families appeared first on Creative Review

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COVID LATAM: Latin American Photographers Document The Pandemic

Design You Trust

Covid Latam is a collective project documenting the coronavirus pandemic as it unfolds across Latin America. Photographers – 9 men and 9 women – are working in 13 countries: Colombia, Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Ecuador, Argentina, Chile, Uruguay, Venezuela, Guatemala, Costa Rica, Cuba and Mexico to document the unfolding story of the pandemic. matildecampodonico One virus; 18 ways of seeing the world.

Photographer Documented How Women Protest The New Law That Bans Abortion In Poland

Design You Trust

Portraits of participants in the protest on the abortion ban In Szczecin, Poland from October 26th, 2020. Angered women and their supporters blocked rush-hour traffic in many cities of Poland.

Documenting NHS workers on the frontline of the pandemic

Creative Review

The post Documenting NHS workers on the frontline of the pandemic appeared first on Creative Review. From daily death tolls to data visualisations , statistics have been at the heart of our evolving understanding of coronavirus over the past year.

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In a Celebratory Series, Photographer Toby Coulson Documents the Eccentric Fashions of Designer Oumou Sy

Colossal

The result is a captivating series of photographs, which were originally published in Document Journal , that capture the myriad textures and patterns of Sy’s unorthodox designs: A woven accessory envelops a model, lining her arms, head, and torso in circular sculptural forms.

Perfect Imperfection: Photographer Documents The Beauty Of Animals With Disabilities

Design You Trust

Beau Was Taken In As A Stray And Had The Tips Of His Ears Resected When He Developed Skin Cancer From dogs with three legs to cats without eyes, the Perfect Imperfection photo series celebrates the intrinsic beauty of animals who have overcome adversity and adapted to a physical impairment. All of these animals were rescued from their former lives and given a second chance by kind and caring. Source. Animals animals beauty care disabilities

Spectacular Mushrooms and Fungi Documented by Photographer Alison Pollack

Colossal

Cookeina sulcipes, Tropical Goblet. Location: Colombia. Photographer Alison Pollack ’s subject of choice is usually hiding in plain sight. To find the minuscule but magnificent fungi and Myxomycetes that she shares on @marin_mushrooms , Pollack drops down to hands and knees with a magnifying glass. “The smaller they are, the more challenging they are to photograph, but I absolutely love the challenge,” Pollack tells Colossal.

Introducing: Everyday Photography—52 Weeks of Documenting Life!

A Beautiful Mess

We are beyond excited to introduce to you all today our latest e-Course— Everyday Photography: 52 Weeks of Documenting Life. And it’s even more important to make some time to document them so you can preserve and share these memories for years to come. We are constantly amazed by how BUSY life can get sometimes! Before you realize it, a whole year can pass by, just like that. It’s important to slow down, to notice and appreciate the everyday little things.

Nan Goldin’s Extraordinary Document of Life on “The Other Side”

Feature Shoot

Her photographs are not simply documents of fact, but poetry of written by the spirit upon the flesh. The post Nan Goldin’s Extraordinary Document of Life on “The Other Side” appeared first on Feature Shoot. Back in 1972, Nan Goldin was walking through downtown Boston when she came upon three trans women that would become her entrée into another world.

Documenting Life Now

Communication Arts

Photojournalist Yalonda M. James discusses the challenges of covering stories during the COVID-19 pandemic. Article

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Samuel Bradley and Kat Chan’s debut book documents the food, culture and mystical lands of Shangri-La

Its Nice That

Titled Immortal Mushroom, the publication features an array of text and photography – a “time capsule” into the remote mountain location of Yunnan.

Philip-Daniel Ducasse’s Afrocentric work documents people, culture and the talents they possess

Its Nice That

Born in Quebec and raised in Haiti, the now New York-based photographer is heavily inspired by his culture.

Charlie Clift documents how vital food banks have been during the pandemic

Creative Review

The post Charlie Clift documents how vital food banks have been during the pandemic appeared first on Creative Review. When coronavirus hit the UK, and we finally went into lockdown, photographer Charlie Clift found his regular work stalled to a halt. “I couldn’t just sit around doing nothing. I started to think how I could use my photography for good,” says Clift. “I started volunteering at the food bank near my home, the South London Food Bank Warehouse.”

Theo Cottle documents Bulgaria’s remarkable Kukeri tradition

Creative Review

Documentary and fashion photographer Theo Cottle , who has previously worked on projects for The Face and Vice, intended to travel to the festival and document this tradition. It seems fitting that, in the continued documentation of the Kukeri tradition, a new ritual of its own has been born.

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A new book documents Paul Thomas Anderson’s 30-year creative journey

Creative Review

The post A new book documents Paul Thomas Anderson’s 30-year creative journey appeared first on Creative Review Paul Thomas Anderson: Masterworks is the latest in a series of monographs Little White Lies has created in collaboration with New York-based publisher Abrams.

An Astronaut and Photographer Collaboratively Document the Vast International Space Station in a New Book

Colossal

The two have been working together during the last few years to document the current technologies and sights of modern space travel. Cupola with Clouds and Ocean, International Space Station – ISS, Low Earth Orbit, Space. By Roland Miller and Paolo Nespoli.

How to Launch Your Blog or Portfolio in 2020 (3,500+ Word Start to Finish Guide)

Inspiration Feed

The graphic design industry is tough. No matter where you go, you’ll see amazing talent through the work of other designers in the field.

Documenting the Gorillaz

Creative Review

The post Documenting the Gorillaz appeared first on Creative Review. Directed by Denholm Hewlett (son of Gorillaz's Jamie Hewlett), a new documentary about the world’s most famous ‘virtual band’ is a brilliant mishmash of the real and the imagined. We speak to him about bringing the film to life. Music

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A new photo book is documenting African surf culture

Creative Review

African surf brand Mami Wata is looking to change the narrative around the sport with its new project, a Kickstarter for the first book to comprehensively document and celebrate surfing and surf culture in Africa.

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Overview Timelapse: A New Book Documents Vast Changes to the Earth’s Surface by Human Hands

Colossal

Construction of the Beijing Daxing International Airport 2012-Present.

Takehiko Nakafuji’s new body of work is a powerful, high contrast documentation of the Hong Kong protests

Its Nice That

During several trips to the region last year, the Japanese photographer documented the democratic protests, saying “I felt that I had to take photographs of this reality as a photographer.”.

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