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Cecile Mella

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Thursday, January 12th, 2012

‘Fictional’ Cape Town

French photographer Cécile Mella's project "Fictional Cape Town," documents the manufactured worlds produced by advertising firms using locations around Cape Town as a stand-in for European, British or American scenes. So that "... a characteristic wine farm is transformed into a Dutch homestead, or a Long Street cafe becomes a Parisian bistro for a day or two."...

Monday, December 19th, 2011

10 photographers to watch in 2012

As part of a series of year-end posts--we're taking a break from Friday, December 23, till January 5, 2012, we're hoping to post 10 "Lists of 10" this week. (We're trying to be cool by calling it...