On resources and economies

A century ago, scarcity had to be endured, today, it has to be enforced.

– Murray Bookchin

‘Fragile Masculinity’, unknown artist, 2018 – The Lumsden Freehouse, Newmarket

A hole was punched in the wall of the men’s toilet at The Lumsden Freehouse around 18 months ago – but instead of plastering it over, it was framed and given the title ‘Fragile Masculinity’, by Artist Unknown.

The damage was turned into an artwork by Lucie Campbell, operations manager of The Lumsden and Save Ferris, who had no idea it would become so popular.

Source: Auckland bar frames hole punched in men’s toilet wall as ‘Fragile Masculinity’, becomes viral hit online | Newshub

How One Photographer Captures the Glory of Birds in Flight

Creating these images is a slow process. He might spend a couple of days at a site recording video footage. Then it can take a week to 10 days to process the images in low resolution, and then another week to create a high-resolution final image.

Source: How One Photographer Captures the Glory of Birds in Flight – Atlas Obscura