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Photographer Tom Philips Imagines Himself as Dead

December 2, 2010

Christopher Jobson

Since 2007 photographer Tom Philips has been traveling the far reaches of Earth to photograph himself … being dead. On his site he archives 50 such photos taken in such places as Sudan, Lisbon, Dahab, or “on an iceberg”.

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