Out We Go: 1941
January 1941. "Store going out of business. Lowell, Massachusetts." Acetate negative by Jack Delano for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.
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The Imperial: 1901
Circa 1901. "Sternwheeler Imperial at New Orleans." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Photographic Company. View full size.
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I Bought the New iPad Pro So You Don't Have To
I'm no stranger to the iPad. In fact, it once caused me not to get a job at an Apple store shortly after college. I was asked in an interview, “What do you think of the new...
5 days ago - Peta Pixel
Call of Duty: 1941
May 1941. "Soldiers from Fort Benning in a country store near Phenix City, Alabama." Medium format negative by Jack Delano. View full size.
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Coal Drops Yard Photographed Through the Lens of Laurian Ghinitoiu
Coal Drops Yard. Image © Laurian Ghinitoiu Photographer Laurian Ghinitoiu has released new images of Heatherwick Studio 's Coal Drops Yard in London's King's Cross. Unveiled to...
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Isaac Israëls' Sketchy Style
Isaac Lazarus Israëls (1865-1934) was a Dutch painter and son of Josef Israëls, an important 19th century artist. His Wikipedia entry is here. He received some training by his...
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Fair Warning: 1940
May 1940. "Filling station and general store operated by Mr. Coley. Stem, Granville County, North Carolina." Photo by Jack Delano. View full size.
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Merchants & Miners: 1917
Norfolk, Virginia, circa 1917. "Merchants and Miners Wharf." Over at the pants factory: GIRLS WANTED. 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative. View full size.
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Community Pool: 1941
April 1941. "A game of pool in the general store. Franklin, Heard County, Georgia." The contest last seen here. Acetate negative by Jack Delano. View full size.
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Wish You Were Here: 1950
From a set of Kodachrome slides I found in an antique store, apparently taken by American tourists. The woman appears in several, but going by the notation written on this one...
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The headlines of Artwork Mag
the only astronaut we can invite home !!
The Last Trip
we will all take this trip one day -
Estasi di Santa Teresa
Gian Lorenzo Bernini
Dongguan TPLINK Industrial Park / CCDI
Facade rhythm and order of dormitory. Image © Tianpei Ceng Architects: CCDI Location: No. R4, Bi Hu Road, Dongguan, Guangdong, China Design Team: CCDI 21 Design Studio...
R.R. Control Tower: 1940
September 1940. "Mr. T.J. Long, president of the Tri-County Farmers Co-op Market in Clearfield County, Pennsylvania, at his work in a railroad tower near Du Bois." Medium...
Johnston Marklee's Menil Institute is a Quiet Triumph for a Quiet Art
The Menil Drawing Institute / Johnston Marklee. Image © Courtesy Richard Barnes/ the Menil Collection, Houston Johnston Marklee has rapidly become one of the US' most exciting...
Sketches around Insa-dong, Jongno
Scenery of the alley by the side of the Nagwon Musical Instrument shopping mall,brush pen, watercolor crayon, watercolor, 40 x 27 cm a couple and a piano at the Maru building...
By the light of the moon by Margaret Aycock oil on 16x20 canvas
L this was fun! I have always loved the night paintings at the Gilcrease Museum just down the road from my house. Last summer on a visit to the country to a friend's house, we...
Lessons From Loupedeck on Making It in the Photo Industry
Over the last few years, the photography industry has been growing quite steadily. With the advent of new technologies and price-accessible equipment, more and more people are...
Lots of Pots: 1940
December 1940. "One of the daughters of Mr. Ilullo, Italian FSA client and truck gardener. She is preparing spaghetti and meatballs. Portsmouth, Rhode Island." Photo by Jack...
June 1941. "Dressing crates of peas for shipment. Canyon County, Idaho." Acetate negative by Russell Lee for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.
This Negative Mural Can Be Developed by Inverting Your Photo
Colombian graffit artist Sepc recently created an mural showing a woman snapping a Polaroid picture. But it's unusual in that it's a negative: you can see the normal “positive”...
Castlefranc Reflections..Watercolor..Texas Artist..Rae Andrews
Castlefranc is a lovely village near to where we stayed last May in southwest France. I did this painting as a demo, back in the studio from a photo I took. M reflections were...