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Johannes "Hans" and Salome (Maier) Freudigmann Anniversary

On this day in 1928, my great grandfather and great grandmother Johannes “Hans” and Salome (Maier) Freudigmann got married.  Hans was 32 and Salome was 21.   129 more words

Anniversary

The Case Of Vivian Maier: Why Eccentric Introverts Are Awesome

An example of Maier’s captivating street photography

Originally published at The Huffington Post

I recently came across a documentary film about a self-taught street photographer from the 1950s who died before realising how much fame her Rolleiflex twin lens camera would bring her. 707 more words

Was Jesus A Myth?

Claims that Jesus of Nazareth is simply a regurgitation of the myths, such as Osiris, Dionysius, or Mithras  are really impossible to reconcile if you study the details. 198 more words

Jesus

Vivian Maier at Beetles and Huxley: 4th August- 5th September 2015

The discovery of Vivian Maier is unremarkable. The Chicago nanny shot to posthumous fame after thousands of her negatives turned up at auction in 2009. Under appreciated art seems to appear all the time yet what… 775 more words

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