Potomac Passage: 1861
Washington, D.C., circa 1861. "Guards at ferry landing on Mason's Island examining a pass." Wet plate glass negative by George N. Barnard. View full size.
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During the 1950s it was common to pose for a photo with your new car. This 3-D slide shows a young man with his new 1955 Ford. View full size.
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This Beer Was Developed to Process Kodak Super 8 Film
The popular craft brewery Dogfish Head is launching a new gose beer called SuperEIGHT. The brew shares more than a name with Kodak's famous Super 8 film format: the beer was...
4 days ago - Peta Pixel
WOJR Explores Symmetry in Woodland Pyramid House
House of the Woodland. Image Courtesy of D-Render Cambridge-based design practice WOJR has designed a woodland pyramid house grounded in framing and symmetry. Designed around...
8 days ago - Arch Daily
CFexpress Memory Cards Will Come in Three Different Sizes
The CompactFlash Association's new CFexpress standard is getting ready to take its place as the new dominant memory card format, and six companies have already announced...
12 days ago - Peta Pixel
O Say Can You See: 1908
1908. "Key Mansion, Washington, D.C." The Georgetown residence of "Star-Spangled Banner" author Francis Scott Key, transmogrified over the years into a freeway ramp. 8x10 inch...
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U-shape room / Atelier tao+c
Living room. Image © Fangfang Tian
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Potomac Park: 1908
Washington, D.C., circa 1908. "The Boulevard, Potomac Park." The Washington Monument flanked by the Tidal Basin and Old Post Office. View full size.
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V Is for Velie: 1916
San Francisco circa 1916. "Velie Six touring car at Golden Gate Park." Latest entry in the Shorpy Abecedarium of Antiquated Automobiles. 5x7 glass negative by Christopher...
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A Pro Photographer's Review of the Leica M10-D
Could you and would you shoot with a digital camera without an LCD screen that costs and arm and a leg? I spent two days in Singapore wandering the streets with the Leica M10-D...
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the only astronaut we can invite home !!
The Last Trip
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Estasi di Santa Teresa
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GMP Wins Competition for Shenzhen Bay "Culture Tower"
View from north. Image © gmp Architects Gerkan, Marg and Partners has won an international competition for the design of a new tower complex in Shenzhen 's “Super Bay City”...
Sony a9 Firmware v5.0 Adds AI AF and Workflow Improvements
Sony has launched firmware version 5.0 for its flagship a9 mirrorless camera. The major software update brings AI-powered autofocus capabilities, better image quality, and...
A Dance Photographer's Take on the Tayla Harris Photo Controversy
As a dance photographer, I'm paying close attention to the response regarding an action photo of the Australian Football League's Tayla Harris. This shot of her shows her leg...
New "Field of Dreams" Palette Knife Oil Painting by Contemporary...
"Field of Dreams" ©2019 Niki GulleyThree 48" x 36" canvases to form a 48" x 90" triptych textured oil painting on wrap around canvas Field of Dreams is inspired from the...
Private Painting Intensive Week - Wrap-Up
The Last Snow - 9x12 Oil - Available As many of you reading this blog know, last year I started to teach private, one-on-one plein air painting intensives at my studio in New...
Case Study Houses: Lessons on Modern, Low-Budget and Easy to Build Living Spaces
Case Study House 22. Image via Flickr user: mbtrama Licensed under CC BY 2.0 Between 1945 and 1966, the Case Study Houses program , following the Weißenhof-siedlung exposition...
Dominique Perrault Designs Athletes' Village for Paris 2024 Olympics
Paris 2024 Athletes' Village. Image Courtesy of Dominique Perrault Architecture French architect Dominique Perrault has revealed the new masterplan and vision for the Paris...
A Travel to Miravet Castle in Tarragona, Spain
Declared as a site of national interest and opened to the public in 1994, the Castle of Miravet is one of those secret places of Catalonia that are a must in an avid traveler's...
The Guesthouse: 1958
February 19, 1958. "Mrs. J.V. Reed residence in Hobe Sound, Florida. Guest house. William Kemp Kaler, architect; Innocenti & Webel, landscape architect." 4x5 inch acetate...
Sunday Mailbag: Alfred Copyright?
Q: I was wondering if there is permission needed from Mad Magazine or the artist for people to use the picture of the character Alfred E. Neuman. A: If by “picture” you mean...