LIFE.com asked Instagram users to show us what they love about New York City, whose bustling streets, amazing architecture, and unique people make it one of the most vibrant places on Earth. And with the 10th anniversary of the Sept.
In November 1971, the newly created Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced a monumental photodocumentary project to record changes in the American environment. DOCUMERICA resulted in a collection of more than 20,000 photographs by its conclusion in 1978.
Vivian Maier was a street photography anthusiast, who wandered the streets of Chicago, most of the time with her Rolleiflex camera, to document what she saw. She had an incredible eye for the small details and proved to ...
LIZ KUBALL'S CALIFORNIA VERNACULAR "There are different reasons for moving to California: leaving behind a bad relationship, escaping your hometown, or thinking you’ll be a star. However the point, as told by the young photographer Liz Kuball, is «what you find when you get here» as «things aren’t what you thought they’d be». The comparison with our previous expectations and illusions become the field upon which to measure one’s self
As slideshows, audio and video clips are integrated with photography on the internet, and documentarians become more interested in the built environment, photographer David Cowlard looks at the effect this could have on the representation of architecture