Roskilde University, or RU, is located in Trekroner just outside Roskilde. Founded in 1972, the dominant architectural feature of RU is a great, big concrete box.
Roskilde University, or RU, is located in Trekroner just outside Roskilde. Founded in 1972, the dominant architectural feature of RU is a great, big concrete box. For years and years Trekroner Station consisted of a train platform letting out onto a big, muddy field in the middle of which RU could be found, but in the last couple of years a new neighborhood has germinated.
RU is surrounded by student accommodation, most of it brand new and very expensive, and thus empty. To one side is a big artificial lake with swans, ducks and lots of seagulls, beyond the lake are fields of wheat and rape seed, grazing cattle and horses.
This article is dedicated to Serge Moulinier, a largely unknown French photographer who won one of the most important prizes in France with a book on Greek architecture. Strangely, little information can be found on the Internet about this great photographer whose work had also been published in an important essay written by the famous John Szarkowski, former Director of Photography at the Museum of Modern Art in New York.
It all started just like how most stories of found photographs usually do: Collectors Robert Swope and Michel Hurst of Full House discovered a box of what apparently contained the Casa Susanna archive at a flea market in New York's 26th Street.
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If formal training alone is not enough to make great art, then being in a room full of like-minded people might be another form of encouragement. To see fellow artists labor over the tiniest detail, to feel the depth of their ambition, to be part of this silent energy—these are priceless perks. The following photographs of University of Art and Design from the 1920s let us sit in on some of these busy classes.
Leslie Lindell is a Californian photographer based in the San Francisco Bay Area. She shoots photos of regular people doing regular things, capturing life and lifestyle. A cookbook which contains photographs that she took won the 2014 IACP Cookbook of the Year award. That same year, Lindell attended the 51st Shoshone Bannock Powwow Festival at the Fort Hall Reservation just outside of Pocatello, Idaho and shot some colorful pictures with the Petzval Lens.
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Instant cameras are useful during birthday parties, Christmas celebrations, or even just simple family gatherings Mai Masuno, former staff member of Lomography Japan, became a mother nine months ago. She photographed her beautiful baby recently using the Lomo'Instant, and shares the lovely snapshots in this feature.
Matt Golowczynski is a London-based Content Marketing Manager. He loves to shoot architecture, live performances and travel locations. He recently tested the New Petzval Lens and shared his experience in this interview.