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Mar 1, 2014
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photojojo:

As long as there have been cameras, those using them have felt inclined to capture the buildings around them. 

The Getty Museum in Los Angeles just launched an incredible exhibition that shows the unique relationship between photography and architecture.

The Picturesque Relationship Between Photography and Architecture

Photos by Eugéne Atget (top) and Louis-Émille Durandelle / via Reddit

The one on top is my favorite photograph in the Charles Marville exhibit currently on view at the Met!


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May 26, 2013
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"A Harvest of Death"
Timothy H. O”Sullivan, photographer; printed by Alexander Gardner American, negative July 4, 1863; print 1866 Albumen silver print 
Source: Getty

"A Harvest of Death"

Timothy H. O”Sullivan, photographer; printed by Alexander Gardner 
American, negative July 4, 1863; print 1866 
Albumen silver print 

Source: Getty


Photoset

Apr 10, 2013
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"I love myself when I am laughing…and then again when I am looking mean and impressive."

- Zora Neale Hurston

photographs by Carl Van Vechten


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Mar 18, 2013
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kateoplis:


Locomotive aérodynamique à la gare de Lyon, Paris, 1937



Longing to travel again. 

kateoplis:

Locomotive aérodynamique à la gare de Lyon, Paris, 1937

Longing to travel again. 


Photoset

Feb 25, 2013
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theatlantic:

livelymorgue:

Though the weather was freezing, skaters descended on the Wollman Memorial Rink in Central Park, December 10, 1968. Photo: Neal Boenzi/The New York Times

Beautiful.

Going ice skating with the afterschool kids tomorrow! Super stoked.


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Jan 19, 2013
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life:

Eartha Kitt by Gordon Parks— Happy birthday, Eartha.

What a babe.

life:

Eartha Kitt by Gordon Parks— Happy birthday, Eartha.

What a babe.


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Aug 27, 2012
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kateoplis:

Construction of the Hoover Dam, 1931-1936

what.

kateoplis:

Construction of the Hoover Dam, 1931-1936

what.


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Jun 8, 2012
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bremser:

André Kertész, A Picnic Party in Bois de Boulogne, Paris, 1929

(via eiramisu)
what a fun looking group of mecs and meufs

bremser:

André Kertész, A Picnic Party in Bois de Boulogne, Paris, 1929

(via eiramisu)

what a fun looking group of mecs and meufs


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May 3, 2012
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kateoplis:

Charles Moore, 1963

kateoplis:

Charles Moore, 1963


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Mar 5, 2012
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Rene Magritte by Duane Michals

Rene Magritte by Duane Michals


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Dec 19, 2011
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vintageblackglamour:


Self-portraits by Sammy Davis, Jr.

vintageblackglamour:

Self-portraits by Sammy Davis, Jr.

(Source: tinasinatra, via vintageblackglamour)


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Oct 10, 2011
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Blanket toss, 1955. Harold Feinstein. 

Blanket toss, 1955. Harold Feinstein