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I’m a documentary junkie. In February, during our endless winter, my husband suggested we watch “Finding Vivian Maier” on Xfinity. This tale of modern day archeology, chronicles the 2009 discovery of a cache of negatives,photographs, and hundreds of rolls of UNDEVELOPED film in a Chicago public storage unit auction by young historian and now Academy Award nominated director, … 148 more words
John Maloof’s story of discovering a previously undiscovered photographer of extraordinary quality and insight is tinged throughout with an inevitable sadness. Scouring auctions of unclaimed items in search of old photos for a personal project, he stumbled upon boxes of negatives. 466 more words
…..something beginning with C…..
I’ll give you a clue.
It isn’t cabbage.
It’s covert. And more precisely, it’s the topic of my latest project. Called Covert: Hidden Street Photography, it is a series of images taken at close range and yes – the subjects have no idea they are being photographed. 3,429 more words