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The Current Reflections of a Town: How Rjukan residents came out of the shadows and into the light - July 29, 2014 Jul 29, 2014 | 22:34Much of Norway lies in shadow during the winter. But one artist in a particularly dark town found a way to brighten the lives of his fellow residents who spend half the year with no direct sunlight.
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The Current Celebrated photojournalist Larry Towell on photographing the revolution in Ukraine - July 25, 2014 Jul 25, 2014 | 23:57The Canadian photojournalist joins us to explain what he looks for when he takes a picture, and why he feels the need to go looking.
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