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Photographs of Photographers

An exchange with fellow photographer Roger May on Twitter Thursday inspired this post of some of my favorite photographs of some of my favorite photographers. From above to bottom are: William Eggleston, Richard Avedon, Margaret Bourke-White, Robert Capa, Lee Friedlander and Garry Winogrand.

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William Eggleston

These images are from American photographer and pioneer of artistic colour photography William Eggleston’s book, titled simply Flowers.

All photographs by William Eggleston.

Flowers

Sunday, June 29th

passings

Bobby Womack, singer, songwriter, guitarist, March 4, 1944-June 27, 2014

The Womack Brothers (featuring Bobby, then 17, on lead vocals), “Couldn’t Hear Nobody Pray,” 1961… 16 more words

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Saturday, June 28th

tonight in Chicago

These guys are playing at Constellation, a performing-arts center on the northwest side.

Rempis Percussion Quartet (Dave Rempis, alto saxophone; Ingebrigt Haker-Flaten, bass; Frank Rosaly, drums; Tim Daisy, drums), live, Austria (Wels), 2013… 8 more words

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Thursday, June 26th

passings

Horace Silver, pianist, composer, bandleader, September 2, 1928-June 18, 2014

Horace Silver Quintet,* “Song for My Father,” live (TV show), Denmark, 1968

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lagniappe… 20 more words

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Wednesday, June 25th

tonight in Chicago

These guys are playing at the Hideout, a small club on the northwest side.

Ken Vandermark (tenor saxophone) & Paal Nilssen-Love (drums), live, Austria (Vienna), 3/8/14… 7 more words

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