Mikhail Tolmachev

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Waiting for movement 

10 RA-4 prints, 60×60 cm, Dibond mount
2015

Series of photographs, based on classified gun-camera footage published by Chelsea Manning and Wikileaks in 2010. The footage depict a fatal mistake - an air strike in the suburb of New Baghdad that killed a group of people, including members of Reuters news staff.
The photographs show enlarged object— the camera equipment that the military personnel mistook for weapons, which led them to open fire.