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Quiz: Which of these is NOT a completed photography project?

Here are four photography projects, one of which I've made up, the others are real - can you tell which is the fake?

1. Exploration of a rabbit: 120 macro photographs from tip of tail to whiskered nose.
2. Ideas of infinity: the intersections of photography, camera-less abstraction and physical mark-making.
3. North, South, East, West: Getting to know certain trees from 360 degrees via imagination, platinum prints, still images and animation.
4. Landmasses and railways: An incongruous sequence of black and white images like perfectly placed notes in a pleasingly discordant silent symphony.


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