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The art of photography and beyond
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Juxtapoz Magazine - The work of Yota Yoshida

Juxtapoz Magazine - The work of Yota Yoshida | Backstage Rituals | Scoop.it
Yota Yoshida is a street photographer who resides in Tokyo, Japan. Yoshida doesn’t take many photos at once to later edit them down, but instea
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These Macro Photos of Colorful Insects Look Like Masked Faces

These Macro Photos of Colorful Insects Look Like Masked Faces | Backstage Rituals | Scoop.it
Fine Art photographer Pascal Goet has been capturing macro photos for 26 years, but it's only today that his work made its way onto our radar. His series M
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Juxtapoz Magazine - The Body Is the Best Sculpture

Juxtapoz Magazine - The Body Is the Best Sculpture | Backstage Rituals | Scoop.it
German photographer Lovis Ostenrik demonstrates that the nude body remains the most powerful, beautiful and thought-provoking sculpture in th
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National Geographic travel photographer of the year – in pictures

National Geographic travel photographer of the year – in pictures | Backstage Rituals | Scoop.it
The National Geographic travel photographer of the year contest attracted 10,000 entries worldwide this year. Here’s a selection of the winning entries
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Juxtapoz Magazine - Unraveling the Mystery that is Diane Arbus’ Life

Juxtapoz Magazine - Unraveling the Mystery that is Diane Arbus’ Life | Backstage Rituals | Scoop.it
Diane Arbus, renowned street photographer known for her focus on marginalized groups, was only 48 years old when she took her own life in 1971
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Ageless beauty

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Ageless Beauty
Portraits and article by Demetrius Fordham
I had been a photographer in New York for ten years when I decided to make a change ...
I began my career working in the strange and surreal world of fashion photography. The images of women we
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Juxtapoz Magazine - The Poetics of Simen Johan @ Yossi Milo Gallery

Juxtapoz Magazine - The Poetics of Simen Johan @ Yossi Milo Gallery | Backstage Rituals | Scoop.it
Yossi Milo Gallery is currently exhbiting new photographic works and sculptures by Simen Johan, on view through August 10, 2016. Known for hi
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Looking back at Age and Consent – in pictures

Looking back at Age and Consent – in pictures | Backstage Rituals | Scoop.it
The photographic exhibition, staged in Australia in 1999, was an unusual and confronting show given its unflinching portrayal of the nude, ageing female body
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Donald Schwartz's curator insight, July 16, 8:25 PM

Time to get real. By-the-way would you flinch when looking at these images?

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Your ultimate guide to Helmut Newton

Your ultimate guide to Helmut Newton | Backstage Rituals | Scoop.it
Ahead of the photographer’s retrospective at Foam in Amsterdam, we give you an authoritative education on the ‘King of Kink’
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Interview with Conceptual/Portrait photographer Rosita Delfino

Interview with Conceptual/Portrait photographer Rosita Delfino | Backstage Rituals | Scoop.it
Rosita Delfino was born in Italy in 1965. Her first approach to the photo dates back to 2009 and since then she has been emotionally involved by the great power
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Your ultimate guide to Nobuyoshi Araki

Your ultimate guide to Nobuyoshi Araki | Backstage Rituals | Scoop.it
With his retrospective currently on show in Paris, we take a 26-letter trip through the oeuvre of Japan’s most notorious living photographer
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Don't Blink: A Documentary About Iconic Photographer Robert Frank

Don't Blink: A Documentary About Iconic Photographer Robert Frank | Backstage Rituals | Scoop.it
Enjoy documentary films about photographers? Here's one to add to your list: Don't Blink - Robert Frank. It's a new look at the life and work of one of the
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Historic computers look super sexy in this new photo series by Docubyte and Ink – Creative Review

Historic computers look super sexy in this new photo series by Docubyte and Ink – Creative Review | Backstage Rituals | Scoop.it
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Around Dublin with street photographer Eamonn Doyle – in pictures

Around Dublin with street photographer Eamonn Doyle – in pictures | Backstage Rituals | Scoop.it
Five years ago, the Irish photographer began snapping people near his Dublin home
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Hitler's Hospital: Exploring the Huge Abandoned Beelitz Hospital Complex

Hitler's Hospital: Exploring the Huge Abandoned Beelitz Hospital Complex | Backstage Rituals | Scoop.it
This complex, built in the end of the 19th century, was on my wish list for a very long time. When the opportunity arose to visit it, I grabbed my chance a
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Thousands strip naked in Hull for Spencer Tunick photographs

Thousands strip naked in Hull for Spencer Tunick photographs | Backstage Rituals | Scoop.it
More than 3,000 people in east Yorkshire city were painted with four shades of blue paint before US artist photographed them
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Biography: Abstract / Nude photographer Fernand Fonssagrives

Biography: Abstract / Nude photographer Fernand Fonssagrives | Backstage Rituals | Scoop.it
Fernand Fonssagrives (1910 - 2003), born near Paris, France, was a photographer known for his 'beauty photography' in the early 1940s, and as the first husband
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Juxtapoz Magazine - An Appreciation for W. Eugene Smith

Juxtapoz Magazine - An Appreciation for W. Eugene Smith | Backstage Rituals | Scoop.it
Known to many as the King of photographic essays, William Eugene Smith set the standard for photojournalism through his captivating photographi
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FAN HO 1931-2016

FAN HO 1931-2016 | Backstage Rituals | Scoop.it
© 2016 Fan Ho Photography. All Rights Reserved. Please do not reproduce without the expressed written consent. For purchase and press information, please email info@fanhophotography.com
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'The (More or Less) Decisive Moments' Magnum Photos square print sale

'The (More or Less) Decisive Moments' Magnum Photos square print sale | Backstage Rituals | Scoop.it
Henri Cartier-Bresson’s idea of ‘the decisive moment’ has been reinterpreted by a series of Magnum photographers – in images ranging from attempted murders to Ibiza foam parties
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Glyn Davies

Glyn Davies | Backstage Rituals | Scoop.it
Glyn Davies is a photographer brought up in rural Cornwall in the South West corner of the UK but he now lives on the Isle of Anglesey in North Wales, with views to the magnificent Welsh mountains of Snowdonia.
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LARTIGUE

Jacques Henri Lartigue was largely unknown as a photographer until the age of 70. Born in Courbevoie to a wealthy family, he took up photography about th
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2016: The Year of Robert... - MutualArt

2016: The Year of Robert... - MutualArt | Backstage Rituals | Scoop.it
2016: The Year of Robert Mapplethorpe; “I always thought I was good,” Robert Mapplethorpe famously once said. “That’s why it was so frustratin
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London, Paris, New York: a tale of three mid-century cities – in pictures

London, Paris, New York: a tale of three mid-century cities – in pictures | Backstage Rituals | Scoop.it
Uniting three major 20th-century photographers – Wolfgang Suschitzky, Dorothy Bohm and Neil Libbert – a new exhibition presents the beauty, streetlife and social contradictions of three world capitals from the 1930s to the 1960s
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Don McCullin: 'photography isn't looking, it's feeling' – in pictures

Don McCullin: 'photography isn't looking, it's feeling' – in pictures | Backstage Rituals | Scoop.it
From the horrors of war in Vietnam to extreme poverty closer to home, Don McCullin’s camera has captured it all. Named master of photography at Photo London 2016, here are some of the greatest images of his career
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