Q&A: James Whineray


Which words or phrases do you most overuse? You be livid.
Do you believe in world peace? Yes, but im not sure if its going to happen anytime soon. Does the modern world impress you? Not half as much as the world that existed before my time. In the event of a disaster, where would you go? Somewhere high, or underground depending on the disaster? If you had to align yourself with a leader in history, who would it be? Che Guevera seemed alright. Is disappointment healthy? It helps you to appreciate more. Is it healthy to meet your heroes? Probably not, you might find out they’re dicks in real life. When are you most aware you are aging? When you’re touching your toes. Ultimate camera? iPhone. Most used camera? Contax G2. What is the best way to educate yourself? Youtube tutorials. Which living person do you most admire? My girlfriend Lucy. On what occasion do you lie? When your younger sibling asks you if santa really is real.

Do you google too much? We all google to much. Are you satisfied with your level of physical strength? I rode a pushbike 620 kilometers recently so yes. What do you think is the most plausible of the supernatural? Mind control is happening everyday. What is your nationality? New Zealander bro! What nationality would you like to be alternatively? A european passport could be handy. What is it that interests you about photography? The power of the camera. Are you aware of any conspiracies? Jim morrison is alive in Africa. Have you recently been living by any life philosophy? yolo?

What moment have you most wished you’d had a camera when you hadn’t? Some things are not meant to happen. Make a prediction for the future. We will have to buy iOxygen from apple to breath. What essential life skills are schools neglecting to teach our children? How to tie proper knots. Name one smell that triggers an abstract memory. lynx africa – high school slow dances. You have the superpower to control a single emotion in all people. Which emotion? Empathy. Last words before death? yolo?

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