I love this set on the Library of Congress Flickr site of photographers caught in the background. Now I feel like combing through their archives in search of more..
Archive for category: Historic
Is a bit of a loaded holiday, eh? Well.. here we are. If nothing else, a day to think of what we are thankful for. A morning spent looking at amazing faces on the Library of Congress site.
Wonderful post on the Lens blog on Gordon Parks’ photographs during the Civil Rights era, reminding me of this incredible and intense work. See it, here. For some reason, seeing these moments in such vivid color makes it all the more absurd and unsettling to me. You can also […]
I hope wherever you are its not as hot and gross as it is here in New York.. or maybe you love it and in that case I’m happy for you. Until I become less bitter, I’ll stick with my AC and LOC hunting..
I loved reading this piece on the Tank Man photo shot by Jeff Widener, and the man who got Jeff the last role of film and then managed to get the film out. Amazing how things can happen; images that are burned in our memory could have so easily […]