These photos are indeed shocking, but, as even the author of the article admits, “Seen from a satellite, an industrial feedlot has a sort of abstract beauty. The washes of colors, the juxtaposition of organic and rigid geometries, initially obscure the subject.” Others are referring to it as “activist art” and it does indeed invoke a response from the viewer.
- These Horrifying Photos Show A Destroyed American Landscape That Agriculture Giants Don’t Want You To See (fastcoexist.com)
- The Power Of Activist Art: Factory Farm Edition (timzimmermann.com)
- Bleak and surreal: Photographer turns satellite images into open-source art (dpreview.com)