Vale, Big Yellow

While Kodak has been in its death throes for many years, the announcement of their intention to sell off their iconic consumer film division marks the end of an era.

Andreas Gursky's Rhein II

Christie’s Sells a Great, Big Gursky

A post-Unsensored11 lament As the UK’s Guardian newspaper reported in November 2011, “a sludgy image of the grey Rhine under grey skies” sold at auction in New York for $4,338,500 (including buyer’s premium). This sale of Andreas Gursky’s Rhein II makes it the world’s most expensive photograph, surpassing the previous record holder, Cindy Sherman’s self-portrait Untitled…

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MSM Inc. Annual General Meeting

The 2nd Annual General Meeting of the Melbourne Silver Mine is now one week away and should have the date circled in red pen in your diary. In case it slipped your mind, here’s a couple of reminders… The meeting at the Yarra Community Youth Centre, 156 Napier Street Fitzroy at 7pm on Wednesday 13th…

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An announcement from MSM President Rhys Allen

Dear Silver Mine members and friends, It is with some sadness that I write to inform you I am resigning my position as President of the Melbourne Silver Mine. Since the arrival of our daughter 9 months ago, my time and energy has been directed purely in her direction, and with a very busy 2010…

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welcome to spring

Yes folks, today is the first day of spring. The warmer weather is coming and inevitable BBQ season will soon be upon us all. So…crack open some saturated colour film and capture your self something bright and evoking in glorious spring colours!

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