Alfred Eisenstaedt vs Rich Lam: a new legendary kiss

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By James Cooper in New Photography on Tuesday 20 March 2012

I was looking at the top images of 2011, for some reason. I couldn’t help notice the similarities between Eisenstaedt’s iconic 1945 VJ Day Times Square Kiss and Rich Lam’s iconic shot from last year (2011) taken in Vancouver (Getty). A similar sort of subject composition can be seen.

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Sharon Chai redesigns the cover for Alice In Wonderland

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By James Cooper in New Art on Thursday 20 October 2011

A major talent in design and illustration is London-based, Australian creative, Sharon Chai. Chai and I worked together a few years back at Stylorouge designing record covers and the like. She has recently been briefed by MacMillan to create design and illustrations for a special edition of Lewis Carroll’s classic, Alice In Wonderland.

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