China’s Nail Houses

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Words by Billie Jenkins Above Image Reuters below images Peter Bialobrzseski Last year the image of a six storey home, which once sat in a row of attached houses but now stood alone, plonked in the middle of a motorway, went viral. It is the most famous example of the Chinese ’nail houses’, homes to owners who simply […]

Photo Essay: Blackpool II

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In the second part of this photographic series, Rose Clayton captures the gritty side to the Northern seaside town, Blackpool.

Paris Snap Shop

Paris Snap Shop

The Paris Snap Shop is part of the city you want Paris to be, a gem of eccentricity.

Blackpool: 1. Shopfronts

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Images by Rose Clayton Words Billie Jenkins The joyful hedonism of the shit British seaside, where not quite young and not quite old men and women flock for a night out that ends with a battered sausage, some fingering in an alley and a unfathomable sense of shame. Poundshops and chicken boxes, strip clubs full […]

Morbid Anatomy opens in Brooklyn

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Words by Billie Jenkins Powerhouse of the grotesque and curious, Morbid Anatomy, have opened a new museum in Brooklyn. For those of you unfamiliar with Morbid Anatomy, it began in 2007 as a blog celebrating ‘Art and Medicine, Death and Culture’, exploring themes as diverse side-show ‘Freaks’, death masks, and the curiosity cabinets of private collectors. […]

Camberwell Through The Eyes of Steven Aron Williams

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A Bite of the Apple

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Words and Photographs by Elizabeth Pollard I have had an irrational obsession with New York from a very young age, as a lot of people probably do. So, in the summer of my second year of university, I packed my bags, found a flat in East Harlem, landed an internship at Esquire Magazine and traveled […]

Sydney Part II: Places

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Photographs by Rose Clayton Welcome two the second instalment of Rose Clayton’s photographs of Sydney, delivered straight to our inbox from the other side of the world for your enjoyment.

Sydney Part I: People

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Photographs by Rose Clayton Corinne& favourite Rose Clayton brings you more fantastic travel photography, this time sneaking snaps of the people of Sydney. We particularly love the crisp blue sea with its aged swimmers, maybe because we want a holiday, maybe because we wish we has the guts to capture close up the residents of the […]

Photo Essay: Pattaya

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Photographs by Rose Clayton Words by Billie Jenkins Pattaya is a seaside town east of Bangkok. There is something strangely familiar about the playful colours, peaceful beaches and pop bulbs captured in this collection of images. It’s not Martin Parr, and it’s not the Cornwall surf: it’s Southeast Asia away from the hustle and bustle.