Naomi Campbell lends her face to typhoon Haiyan Red Cross Appeal

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Photography on Saturday 16 November 2013

With so many lives devastated by Typhoon Haiyan, photographer John-Paul Pietrus (who is half Filipino) felt compelled to help. He has teamed up with Naomi Campbell to produce a stunning picture of the supermodel, with all proceeds going to the British Red Cross. Pietrus says, “I don’t think people realize the severity of the situation. […]

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First World Problems, read by Haitians

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in Video on Thursday 25 October 2012

#firstworldproblems is a popular hashtag that’s never quite gone out of fashion on Twitter. The whining is all meant to be a bit tongue-in-cheek in a ‘poor me, but I’m not really suffering’ way. So when DDB New York got Haitians to stand around in their spartan surroundings and read out first world problems in […]

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VIDEO: A Gift to Haiti by Matt LaFontaine

Dave Mahler Reader Find

By Dave Mahler in Video on Thursday 3 May 2012

A good friend brought my attention to this impressive little video, and I’m very thankful he did. As children of the digital-creative age, it’s so easy for us to become wrapped up in music videos, high art, fashion and what not. I find it refreshing to be reminded of the wider world. And if a video can achieve that with beautiful cinematography and music, so much the better.

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Wyatt Gallery

Kareem Black Reader Find

By Kareem Black in New Photography on Monday 12 April 2010

Wyatt Gallery is a person, not a place. I met Wyatt almost eight years ago through an ex-girlfriend. Since then, we have traveled all over the planet, photographing things (mostly natural disasters) together. Our first trip was to Sri Lanka in 2004 in the weeks following the Tsunami. Our most recent trip was just a few weeks ago when we went to Haiti.

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