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Inspiration or Appropriation?

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Inspiration or appropriation ?

I have been inspired by the work of Tina Modotti and in particular her… 591 more words

Paul Strand: Photography & Film for the 20th Century

This exhibition is currently on the V&A, until July 3rd. Paul Strand (1890-1976) is undoubtedly one of the greatest and most influential photographers of the 20th century, particularly in terms of fine art and documentary photography. 289 more words


Quote: Edward Weston

Edward Weston

“The camera should be used for a recording of life, for rendering the very substance and quintessence of the thing itself, whether it be polished steel or palpitating flesh.” 10 more words

MPEX Experience

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April 6, 2016 marked the date of a new chapter in modern photography. The Chinese smartphone company Huawei launched it’s first series of smartpones with 2 Leica lenses allowing better in-depth color and black and white photos if only one of the two lenses (the one that has a black and white sensor) is activated. 106 more words

Alfred Stieglitz

“The camera controlled by wisdom goes beyond the obvious, statistical recording – sublimating things seen into things known.”

– Edward Weston

Shutter Speak

| Famous Quotation #169 |

«Photography suits the temper of this age-of active bodies and minds. It is a perfect medium for one whose mind is teeming with ideas, imagery, for a prolific worker who would be slowed down by painting or sculpting, for one who sees quickly and acts decisively, accurately.» — Edward Weston