Apocalypse Live: Epic scenes from Ukraine

The images coming from Kiev, Ukraine are apocalyptic at a level that a film or work of art could never reach. This photograph by Sergey Dolzhenko/EPA is one of hundreds that articulate the capital’s disintegration.

Marco Matteucci’s Doomsday Photography

Italian photographer Marco Matteucci named this textured photo “Doomsday,” perhaps irresistible to the attuned psyche.  Its darkness is offset by a subsequent shot infused with light, part of his Through the Viewfinder series. Above: Echoes / Below: Escape from Darkness

Dubai: Abandoned, circa 2017

This series created by award-winning photographer Richard Allenby-Pratt illustrates a doomsday scenario for the United Arab Emirates when a cheap, clean hydrogen fuel is developed in 2017.  The oil-producing regions sink into chaos as oil drops below $10 a barrel. The scenes show zoo animals released into the abandoned city of Dubai. Read Allenby-Pratt’s full … Continue reading