Clancy Shipsides is an artist.
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Exploring the role of a photojournalist allowed me to view the world; not as a bystander but engrossed in the corrupt, criminal, political and war-torn characteristics of society. I created images that revealed the brutal nature of our ruthless world. Borrowing aspects of shock value from Pulitzer Prize winning photography, I combined textural and visual evidence. I used appropriate props, combined with fabricated articles, fonts and layouts to emphasise different eras. Using genuine newspaper stock to communicate authenticity, I have made it hard to differentiate between my newspaper and a genuine one