Photos from a shooting gallery taken over 52 years

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By Joe Simpson in New Photography on Thursday 19 January 2012

This series of photographs tells the story of a woman from the Netherlands who visited a fairground shooting gallery every year since 1936. The series begins with a 16 year-old girl aiming at the shooting gallery, when she hits the target it triggers a camera that takes a photograph of her in the firing pose. This was repeated for 52 years and reveals a collection of photographs that shows a life unfolding.

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Flooded river Maas in the Netherlands

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By Rob van Praag in New Photography on Saturday 12 February 2011

These are some pictures taken in January 2011 of the flooded river Maas in the Netherlands.

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