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Underexposure Exposed

If you want people to think that a country resistant to US leadership is a festering doomscape, just underexpose the hell out of your photographs.

This is a fascinating observation, but I wonder if the ascribed intent is the whole story. Though some of these examples look like poor editorial decisions, a few of the examples look better to my eyes with reduced exposure. I wonder if it's a case of house style being taken too far in some cases. I'm not saying that's definitely the case: I'm not one to defend corporate media.


Delia Derbyshire – Workshop

Note: Spotify link

A mysterious 2023 release by Delia Derbyshire, of BBC Radiophonic Workshop fame. I can't immediately say anything online about this release, even on Discogs.


Will A.I. Become the New McKinsey?

Note: New Yorker – limited free articles per month.


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