Posts Tagged ‘Arrivals and Departures’

Arrivals and Departures with Jacob Aue Sobol: Episode 6 – The Final Episode

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This is the sixth and final episode of our “Arrivals and Departures” series with Magnum Photographer Jacob Aue Sobol after his journey photographing what he saw with his Leica M Monochrom through Moscow, Ulaanbaatar and Beijing. -Leica Internet Team To learn more about Jacob Aue Sobol and view his work, visit his website at www.auesobol.dk. To follow the [...]

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Arrivals and Departures with Jacob Aue Sobol: Episode 5 – Beijing

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“I can’t live without you.” The train takes me through the Gobi-desert, Inner Mongolia and the mountains before reaching Beijing. The landscape changes and so does the weather. From Winter to Spring. From -20 in Siberia to +20 in Beijing. I’ve heard they are difficult to get close to – the Chinese. I find it [...]

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Arrivals and Departures with Jacob Aue Sobol: Episode 4 – The Mongolians

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The Mongolians I arrive in Ulaanbaatar after four days on the train. It’s a relief to get off and be amongst people again. The Mongolians. I feel it right away. These people are proud and strong, but they’re also caught in a strange connection between the present and the past. During my six-day stay in [...]

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Arrivals and Departures with Jacob Aue Sobol: Episode 3 – The Train

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The Train The first shock comes as I enter the train. It’s completely empty. The whole idea of the project is to meet people on the train and make intimate stories from their  compartments. But riding this ghost-train, I have to change the concept: The intimate work has to come from my encounters with people [...]

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Arrivals and Departures with Jacob Aue Sobol: Episode 2 – Moscow

Arrivals and Departures with Jacob Aue Sobol: Episode 2 - Moscow

Moscow, the first city In part two of our “Arrivals and Departures” series with Magnum Photographer Jacob Aue Sobol, the Trans Siberian Railway has stopped in Moscow. Jacob brings us along his journey as he shoots the streets of Russia’s capital not sure of what will happen but equipped with a Leica M Monochrom. -Leica Internet Team [...]

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