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Photographer - Chris Jordan

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Photographer - Chris Jordan#1
Posted: 10/29/07 at 4:00pm
I don't know how many of you are familiar with his work, but it's an intriguing and rather thought-provoking commentary on the mass consumption practice of today's society.

Here is an example:

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Itís two million plastic beverage bottles, the number used in the US every five minutes.

Detail:
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Closer still:
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http://www.chrisjordan.com/

He's currently exhibiting in L.A., but keep in eye out and check it out if his work ever comes into your area.
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re: Photographer - Chris Jordan#2
Posted: 10/29/07 at 4:10pm
Is that photo created or is it of a real site?
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re: Photographer - Chris Jordan#2
Posted: 10/29/07 at 4:15pm
I am fairly certain that the photos from that exhibit (Running the Numbers) are all digitally created.
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re: Photographer - Chris Jordan#3
Posted: 10/29/07 at 4:32pm
You should look up photographer Edward Burtynsky, who also uses photography to document human and industry's effect on the planet, in fascination, hauntingly beautiful images.

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