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Pavel Platonov's Simplistic Harrowing Photography

 - Dec 25, 2010   Updated: Jun 16 2011
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Once you set your eyes on any of these featured images, you'll very likely be instantly hooked onto Pavel Platonov's photographic hypnosis. The simplistic approach of picture-taking is contrasted by the ever-disturbing images within this series.

Featuring masked men with angular outfits, gold chains and even a knife through their heads, Pavel Platonov's images are truly unique. See this bizarre series for yourselves in the featured gallery.

Implications - Society has become so saturated with advertising thanks to advanced technological mediums, causing consumers to become desensitized to their messages. The advertisements that now attract customers are those which shock them through graphic imagery or taboo themes. Companies can create memorable advertisements by incorporating these elements into their marketing campaigns.