Postcards from Pripyat, Chernobyl

Earlier this year Danny Cooke had the opportunity to visit Chernobyl whilst working for CBS News on a ’60 Minutes’ episode which aired on Nov. 23, 2014.

“Chernobyl is one of the most interesting and dangerous places I’ve been. The nuclear disaster, which happened in 1986 (the year after I was born), had an effect on so many people, including my family when we lived in Italy. The nuclear dust clouds swept westward towards us. The Italian police went round and threw away all the local produce and my mother rushed out to purchase as much tinned milk as possible to feed me, her infant son.

It caused so much distress hundreds of miles away, so I can’t imagine how terrifying it would have been for the hundreds of thousands of Ukrainian citizens who were forced to evacuate.

During my stay, I met so many amazing people, one of whom was my guide Yevgen, also known as a ‘Stalker’. We spent the week together exploring Chernobyl and the nearby abandoned city of Pripyat. There was something serene, yet highly disturbing about this place. Time has stood still and there are memories of past happenings floating around us.

Armed with a camera and a dosimeter geiger counter I explored…”

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Paintings by Yvan Favre

Diese Malereien stammen von dem französischen Künstler Yvan Favre, der oftmals Einsamkeit, Trauer oder auch Isolation als Themen in seine Arbeiten einfließen lässt.

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The Walk Home by Steve Cutts

A short film about one boys troubled journey across a hostile inner city and an unexpected discovery he makes.

Directed & animated by Steve Cutts • Music by Portishead/ U.N.K.L.E.

Die Hoffnung by Dominik Schmitt

Die Hoffnung” by Dominik Schmitt: See more paintings and stuff at: dominik-schmitt.com

I’m On The Brink Of An Incredible Discovery…

“I’m on the brink of an incredible discovery…”

// Kumiko, the Treasure Hunter (2014) /// Animated Image © Tech Noir //

Diagrams :: Phantom Power





Sore from a recent break up, a man travels to a secluded clearing in the woods and opens portals to his past in order to reflect on his relationship.

Direction: Persistent Peril • Illustration: Garth Jones.

Phantom Power” from Diagram’s upcoming album, “Chromatics“.

Compassion Crew :: Masters Of The Gentlemanly Art

6 minutes in a train meeting good people.

Video Concept & Illustration by Simon Landrein.

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Animated John Holcroft Illustrations by ABVH

// Illustrations © John Holcroft /// Animations © ABVH //

Noisey Ident by Kristof Luyckx

Ident for Noisey, a (loud) music channel by Vice • Directed & designed by Kristof Luyckx.

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Trampique :: The Voice of Color

TrampiqueThe Voice of Color” ★ Dark Clover Records ★ Released 24 November 14 ★

Trampique‘s sophomore album, “The Voice of Color” is a 10-piece moodboard that browses through almost as many states of being.

Following the personal diary that was “Face To Face“, this album is where Alex (aka Volor Flex) explores a wide variety of previously uncharted sonic territories with the technical and musical delicacy that makes him a future classic among emotional electronic music composers.

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