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The Photographer Reveals the Philosophy, Techniques & Artistry of Edward Weston (1948)

The Photographer Reveals the Philosophy, Techniques & Artistry of Edward Weston (1948) | Studio Art and Art History | Scoop.it

He’s been gone 65 years, but the American West we see in our mind’s eye still owes much to Edward Weston‘s photographic eye. Yet because he worked in more or less every one of the known forms of his day — portrait, landscape, still-life, scenes in a variety of tones, and beyond — we tend to think we know Weston’s work when we’ve only seen a fraction of it. You can get a sense of the scope of his career by watching The Photographer above. Produced in 1948, the final year of Weston’s career, the half-hour documentary can thus examine nearly his entire body of work.

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Native American Images | American Philosophical Society

Native American Images | American Philosophical Society | Studio Art and Art History | Scoop.it

The APS holds a substantial number of collections containing Native American images. These collections include candid observations as well as formal portraits. These images may be viewed in their entirety or by the collection from which they are drawn.

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Finding Vivian Maier: New Documentary Reveals the Vision of Obscure Chicago Street Photographer

Finding Vivian Maier: New Documentary Reveals the Vision of Obscure Chicago Street Photographer | Studio Art and Art History | Scoop.it

trailer for upcoming documentary

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LIFE photo archive hosted by Google

LIFE photo archive hosted by Google | Studio Art and Art History | Scoop.it

Search millions of photographs from the LIFE photo archive, stretching from the 1750s to today. Most were never published and are now available for the first time through the joint work of LIFE and Google.

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The Lively Morgue

The Lively Morgue | Studio Art and Art History | Scoop.it

Introducing a new archival photography blog by The Times, on Tumblr, featuring images from our photo "morgue," a treasure trove of millions of pictures.

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