Debt-Free: The Piano Tuner Who Chooses to Be Homeless

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Many people in our modern world feel trapped in the rat race, daily struggling to make ends meet in their constant battle against bills… but for what? For Richard Roberts the answer after he looked around his apartment was simple: he didn’t need all this stuff. His TV and Playstation sat idly while he worked all day as a piano tuner trying to pay off years of remaining school debt. What use was an apartment if he didn’t have the time to enjoy it. Robert’s unusual and minimalist solution: go homeless.

House Watch: Voyeuristic Pinhole Photographs

Like the stereotypically blinding light in an interrogation room, photographer Skott Chandler’s images look down upon rooms with a piercing and revealing gaze. Using a pinhole camera mounted on the ceiling, one only has to pull the string attached to the shutter for a wide angle image of the room to be captured.