Posts tagged beach plastic

All At Sea is how so many of us are feeling at this critical time in our history. But this editorial was created to highlight another great threat to our world, the deluge of discarded plastics that are choking and poisoning our oceans.wendy_carrig_1201wendy_carrig_1149
“I became attracted to the man made flotsam + jetsam : seaworn metal + brightly coloured plastics… there was so much of it that if the mood took me I could choose objects by theme or colour.”
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“The quantity of plastic I have collected from my local beach serves as a reminder of the terrible damage we are doing to the environment. It is our collective responsibility to reuse & recycle”

 

Photography + words by Wendy Carrig
Creative Direction by Geoff Waring
Full story in volume#3 of Perfect Bound magazine, available from www.perfectboundmagazine.com, Tate Gallery Bookshops and select newsstands.
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