Intolerable Beauty: Portraits of American Mass Consumption
Cell phones, Orlando 2004
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Messy Nessy Chic is a good source of ‘offbeat’ images, which make you think, look again, examine further and ask questions.
For example, if the image above was taken ten years ago, how many millions more have been discarded since?.
And, how much of the planet has been despoiled for the precious metals needed to manufacture all that waste. Now add in other gadgets, such as computers, cameras, dishwashers, air conditioners, cars and other personal transport vehicles which get dumped, and …. ?
Messy Nessy Chic is spot on with the title of his/her little photo essay: