°SOUTH: WAR / 2009 Nikon-Walkley Press Photo

Derby Chang derbyc at iinet.net.au
Sat Oct 17 16:44:45 EDT 2009


Have to agree with you there about the dishiness, Christine. They are 
all pretty dishy, actually, especially when they speak.

The collective's website is worth a look

http://www.degreesouth.com/v3/index.php?orgid=home

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Christine Aguila wrote:
> Hi Derby:  A lovely written account of the event and some great pics 
> of these famous Australian Photogs.  I'd make some nice prints of the 
> lot.  The group shot was especially nice, and I have to say, Tim Page 
> is quite dishy :-).  Thanks for posting.  Cheers, Christine
>
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> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Derby Chang" <derbyc at iinet.net.au>
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> Sent: Saturday, October 17, 2009 2:17 AM
> Subject: Re: °SOUTH: WAR / 2009 Nikon-Walkley Press Photo
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> Just got back from a superb event. Five photographers from °SOUTH gave a
> floor talk on their show, WAR.
>
> http://tmp.acp.org.au/current/
>
> Ben Bohane pointed out the shame Australians should feel about the
> secret war and blockade waged in Bougainville in the 90s, a direct
> contravention of the UN arms embargo.
>
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> Derby Chang wrote:
>>
>> Popped into the opening of a pretty compelling double exhibition 
>> tonight at the Australian Centre for Photography
>>
>> The Nikon Walkley awards are an annual press award, and the photo 
>> section is always seriously good viewing. I distinctly remember the 
>> series of photos from the Lin family funeral. They were a family 
>> murdered here in my suburb, in fact I used to buy a lot of my 
>> photography magazines from their newsagency. The photographer was 
>> working for the local newspaper. Normally I never open the paper, but 
>> the shots so moving, I had to go through the whole article. The case 
>> remains unsolved.
>>
>> °SOUTH are a pretty legendary bunch of characters, including Tim 
>> Page, David Dare Parker, and the amazing Sean Flynn. The show is hard 
>> going, but very much worth the effort
>>
>> Highly recommended.
>>
>> http://members.iinet.net.au/~derbyc/09/09_10/09_10_south/index.htm
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