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Just over a month has past since I started Gesture and Meaning.  I am actually enjoying the research and theory much more than I have on any previous courses and I can already tell that this is improving my understanding of photography and the contexts of contemporary image-making. 1,137 more words

Research & Reflection

Colville show was a huge success for National Gallery

The Alex Colville retrospective was the most successful exhibition of Canadian art in the past 25 years at the National Gallery.

By the time the exhibition closed on Monday it had been seen by 113,686 people. 405 more words

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Fermer fleur ~

“Look and think before opening the shutter. The heart and mind are the true lens of the camera.”   Yousuf Karsh

Monochrome Madness will be posted later today for your viewing pleasure on Leanne Cole’s… 178 more words


Yousuf Karsh's Masterful Portraits From Churchill to Hepburn

The wet cigar dangling from Winston Churchill’s frowning mouth is not the kind of thing a stranger would be advised to remove without permission. But when… 680 more words

Get exposed to fabulous photography

If a picture is worth a thousand words, a photograph must be all that- and more.  Anyone who has ever gazed at a Yousuf Karsh or Ansel Adams  knows well the power and sheer beauty these works of art command. 412 more words

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Yousuf Karsh

Yousuf Karsh was an Armenian Canadian portrait photographer.

His works are awesome. He have portraits of celebrated people and they are famous in the whole world. 79 more words