A Short History of American Photography

Posted by on Wednesday January 24, 2018 | Fun

Alfred Stieglitz | Wiki Commons

Ralph Hattersley once said that we make photographs “to understand what our lives mean to us.”

We study history for much the same reason.

In this short survey of the history of American photography, Analog Process’s Marc Falzon takes us through some of the images, and image makers, who played a decisive role in shaping the early history of American photography.

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Elinor Carucci on Photographing a Bad (but Fascinating) Kiss

Posted by on Friday December 15, 2017 | Fine Art, Fun

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