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Posted on Nov 29, 2016

11 Pictures That Will Make You See The World Differently

David Carol's pictures might make you question everything you thought you knew about reality.

David Carol is a photographer whose quick-witted, shoot-from-the-hip style has become extremely recognizable within the photography community.

David Carol

"Who Cares," New York City, 2015

He recently published his seventh book of photography, No Plan B, a retrospective of his humorous yet surreal personal work from the 90s until now.

David Carol

"Telefon," Cappadocia, Turkey, 1995

David Carol

"Gorilla," Long Island, 2015

David Carol

"Max's Hands," Maine, 2012

He captures striking, relatable moments, like feeling isolated even when you're surrounded by millions of people.

David Carol

"Subway Girl," New York City, 2013

David Carol

"Boat" Mystic, Connecticut, 2001

The images included in this book feature photos from the Arctic Ocean to post-Soviet Russia, from the Mojave Desert to the streets of Istanbul.

David Carol

"Joe With Fish," Baffin Island, Canada, 1997

Carol has been photographing for himself and his clients for over 35 years.

David Carol

"Topless Dancers," Florida, 2002

David Carol

"Horse and Fence," Mojave Desert, California, 2002

David Carol

"The Woods," Connecticut, 2014

His work is part of permanent collections in more than 50 museums and libraries worldwide.

David Carol

"Turnaround," Long Island, 2012

No Plan B is available for sale online at Peanut Press.

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