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In-House Photography

It has been a few years since the DMA has hosted a photography exhibition, and it has been a real treat to present Irving Penn: Beyond Beauty… 1,035 more words

Dallas Museum Of Art

Fashion photography at the focus on London art market in tune with Vogue Festival

Jean Patchett, Vogue, New York, 1950 by Erwin Blumenfeld

Photography is the focus of the London art market next week. Five auction houses are staging specialized sales, with Phillips celebrating the 100th anniversary of Vogue magazine, MacDougall’s branching out into Russian photography with the help of respected dealer and art adviser Zelda Cheatle, and Bloomsbury Auctions staging one of its popular, low-value sales concentrating on the Sixties. 352 more words


Biography | Irving Penn

Irving Penn is an amazing photographer that has work for Vogue and a few other magazines. He has also done a lot of projects that are amazing and this is what brought him to my attention as they helped me work on one of uni projects. 511 more words


Max Ernst and Dorothea Tanning, New York (by Irving Penn, 1947)

“Lo que realmente trato de hacer es fotografiar a la gente en reposo, en un estado de serenidad.”
– Irving Penn


“What I really try to do is photograph people at rest, in a state of serenity.”
– Irving Penn


Irving Penn

Irving Penn 1917 ~ 2009

As part of my research on Irving Penn I viewed the excellent Podcast of The Art of Photography by Ted Forbes… 348 more words

PP2: The series

I’ve had a further think about my series, and after having my tutorial on my initial idea for the series which was to take photographs in the same style as Thomas Ruff’s portraits. 355 more words

Photography Practice

“A good photograph is one that communicates a fact, touches the heart and leaves the viewer a changed person for having seen it. It is, in a word, effective.”

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MPEX Experience