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Ukraine conflict through the lens of documentary photographer Noah Brooks

Can war become an inspiration? How can something that cruel, chaotic and bloody trigger imagination and be turned into a work of art, a fleeting moment melted into a lasting shape of a photograph? Noah Brooks has been looking for an answer in the trenches of Shyrokyne, Ukraine. Noah had been following news about the […]

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February 18-21, 2014 in Ukraine – photo and video chronicle of Revolution of Dignity

These days Ukraine commemorates memory of Heavenly Hundred – people who died during Revolution of Dignity (or Euromaidan) in late 2013 – early2014. On February 18-21 activist hold a number of activities among which are: a minute of silence in memory of killed heroes, audio and video installations, film demonstrations and multimedia project demonstrations. A […]

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Take a look into the eyes of the war via ‘Letters to the front’

Take a look into the eyes of the war via 'Letters to the front'

Wives, mothers and sisters of ATO servicemen participated in photosession for them. Director Ivan Kravchyshyn designed the idea of ‘Letters to the front’ project after he had visited hot spots of the front. ‘Ukrainska Pravda’ reports this with reference to the director. Ivan Kravchyshyn initially wanted to film material for a documentary about hostilities. But when […]

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Photo exhibition to anniversary of Ilovaisk tragedy opened in Kyiv

Photo exhibition to anniversary of Ilovaisk tragedy

On Tuesday, August 11 in Kyiv there opened photo exhibition dedicated to Ilovaisk tragedy. Hromadske TV reports that the exhibition has been opened in museum of T.G. Shevchenko. Photographers Oleksander Glyadelov, Maksym Dondiuk, Maksym Levin and Markiyan Luseiko dedicated their works to those who perished in Ilovaisk encirclement and to those who survived. The photos that […]

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Portrait of a Soldier – embodiment of social and psychological problems faced by ATO soldiers

‘Mine exploded in my hand. I could not drop it, there were many people on the right, on the lef – too. And ahead was a back of my friend. I’ve never wanted to fight, I am a very peaceful person, but I am ready to defend people, my land where I was born and […]

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War romantics – photo reportage

War romantics - photo reportage

These guys defend Ukraine. Members of ‘Azov’ regiment and their war romantics when the hostilities cease for a while.

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Ukraine 111 years ago in colored photos

Ukraine 111 years ago in colored photos

These images of typical Ukrainian villages were taken 111 years ago and they are absolunely amazing. Photographer Sergey Prokudin-Gorskiy was one of pioneers of colored photography in early XX century. His works had great advantage over black and white photography because they could display soul. Enjoy soul and calm beauty of typical Ukrainian village in […]

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