Edward Weston - Charis
Anonymous, American - Portrait of a Bride
Tom Baril - Coney Island Hot Dogs, Worchester, MA
Adolphe Braun & Co. - Vertical Panorama of Ruins of Temple of Castor and Pollux
Brassai - Kiki de Montparnasse at the Cabaret des Fleurs, Rue de Montparnasse, Paris
Jerry Spagnoli - Tree Study (Tryptic)

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Bassenge Photography Auction Held Dec. 3rd in Berlin

Bassenge Photography Auctions in Berlin is holding its photography sale on December 3, 2014, at 3pm. The auction has 365 lots, which include photographs from the 19th century to…

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Featured Exhibit

19th-Century Japanese Photography

By Matt Damsker

Thanks in large measure to the Prussian East Asia Expedition of 1861-62, along with other government-funded journeys to the East, images of Japanese culture were brought to the…

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Collecting Resources


There has been a tremendous amount of discussion in the popular press lately about photography's relationship with reality.   The recent discovery that a Lebanese freelance photographer with more than a decade…

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