Low Poly City Of My Virtual Dreams

RND/ In which you consider a low polygon city of your virtual dreams: 3440 x 1440 .jpg, 64 dithered colors – original images via unknown gamedev on Twitter We find ourselves in a historical moment of pervasive mediocrity. Fuelled by basic human drives – flights from death and boredom – the new technologies, bright and … Read moreLow Poly City Of My Virtual Dreams

Photo-Fiction: Combined Images And Stories

SCENE 000: INTRO SOLARIZATION RND/ In which an attempts has been made to forgo the effort required to tell a story, or even express meaning. What remains as mere ‘telling’ – description without much direction. Loose narrative webbing. You had eleven megs of text standing by – a whole folder of research concerning the conjunction … Read morePhoto-Fiction: Combined Images And Stories

Rentalism Photography: The Existential Misery Of UK Renting

RND/ To consider a photograph series expressing the existential misery of renting. Images via typically scummy UK aggregate Lettings Agency site: Ideal / Idealized Cost for such Conceptual Work: £1.2M (in order to pay for the disgusting cost of a half decent house in my area – not as awful as those seen here.) Contact … Read moreRentalism Photography: The Existential Misery Of UK Renting

Fuck Martin Parr: Photography and the Cultural Ideology of Englishness

RND/ To consider the philosophical-artistic statement “Fuck Martin Parr.” 2639 x 3840 .jpg Artistic Statement Concerning The Feeling That Martin Parr Photography is in fact Cruel and Shit The following statement is for those searching the net for a handy, comprehensive statement about what exactly feels so hateful about Martin Parr’s tyrannical photo-aesthetic and approach: … Read moreFuck Martin Parr: Photography and the Cultural Ideology of Englishness

Manifold Garden: Game Critique and 4K PC Screenshot Photography

RND/ To consider William Chyr’s architectural puzzle game Manifold Garden: a general critique. 0. Manifold Garden works best as an ambient mood generator. At no point in the ‘mood trailer’ are Puzzles even mentioned. This is telling: Some 4K screenshots (PC version): Some notes arising: 1. Aesthetically, M.G is pleasing – plain, straightforward and exacting. … Read moreManifold Garden: Game Critique and 4K PC Screenshot Photography

Unsatisfactory Europa: DMCA and Fair Use in the digital arts

RND/ consider conceptual photography set in Europe, highlighting the strange estranged state of Dukkha 3840×2160, 2.1MB .jpg THIS CONTENT HAS BEEN REMOVED DUE TO ‘COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT’ NOT THAT IT WAS VERY GOOD ANYWAY – BUT STILL Images via Epha Photography / Jörg Schmiedekind — Update Patch Pleased with yourself, little man? – Roy Batty to … Read moreUnsatisfactory Europa: DMCA and Fair Use in the digital arts