I was commissioned to write this a few years ago for the Central European House of Photography in Bratislava (and thank you to all the photo...
Tuesday, 20 May 2014
Richard Mosse's Toilet Paper
Congratulations to Richard Mosse (that's his picture above) for winning the Deutsche Borse Prize.
But even more congratulations for inspiring the British TV ad for Cushelle toilet paper (mixed with a bit of Temple Run and Jetpack Joyride and the Koala Brothers). It's interesting to see what is pretty niche photography influencing very popular visual culture.
See the whole ad here if you really want to. It's not worth it thought, The screen grab is as good as it gets..