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Finding Vivian Maier

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

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Vivian Maier

The beauty of the world wide web is that one can stumble upon mind blowing life stories. While browsing the internet one night searching for information about black and white photography,  I came across the story of Vivian Maier. 174 more words




  • Edited by John Maloof, foreword by Geoff Dyer
  • This book is a compilation of Vivan Maier’s work, an unknown street photographer who worked as a professional nanny back in the 1950s to 1990s. 
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I spy with my little eye....

…..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


Finding Vivian Maier (2013)

Director: John Maloof, Charlie Siskel

Cast: John Maloof, Phil Donahue, Mary Ellen Mark, Joel Meyerowitz, Tim Roth

Screenplay: John Maloof, Charlie Siskel

83 mins. Not Rated. 225 more words

Film Reviews

John Williams Show 2/14/15: Finding Vivian Maier, Thomas Jefferson

John Williams talks about 50 Shades of Grey,  reads Mary Schmich column to the Jackie Robinson West team.  John catches up with Stacy St. Clair about the latest in the Drew Peterson saga.  37 more words

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Finding Vivian Maier

A rather inauspicious way to wrap up 2014. I had intended to see “Two Days, One Night” but it got away from me, so I caught this On Demand, instead. 262 more words

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