Floppy disks and film negatives get a second life as the canvases for British artist Nick Gentry's portraits. While his materials may consist of obsolete technology, the results are haunting and often curiously futuristic.

Infinite Echoes, 2009

Navigator, 2010

Auto Emotion, 2010

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History, 2010

Status, 2010

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Time Machine, 2011

Residual Memory, 2011

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Lucid heart, 2011

Life Story, 2011

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Super Killers, 2011

Klondike GZ, 2011

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Profile Number 6, 2012

Profile Number 7, 2012

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Lost Moments, 2012

D Base, 2013

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American Heritage, 2013

Kaleidoscope, 2013

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All We Are, 2013

Invader, 2013

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Omega, 2013

Starlight, 2013

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1978, 2014

Monarch, 2014

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Freizeit, 2014

Deja vu, 2014

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We Were There, 2014

M, 2014

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Surface, 2014

Fade, 2014

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Metropolis, 2014

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The images are from Nick Gentry's Flickr stream and Facebook page, except when noted otherwise.

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