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Loretta Lux

Loretta Lux makes the most surreal portraits of kids. see these- http://www.lorettalux.de/  

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Andre Kertesz

Not sure if you all have seen these but they are pretty interesting as examples of photographic distortions. I think Lizzie had something like this? maybe? These are from the 1930s.

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Weegee

Weegee is a well know photographer from the 1950s. He used various lenses to create distortions in his images. He used what he is calling an elastic lens to do the portraits below. He photographed many famous people and strippers … Continue reading

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Georgia O’Keeffe love letters that Garth mentioned

apparently there is an actual book with their letters. this one is from Stieglitz. His handwriting is really hard to read though. where I found them – http://www.npr.org/2011/07/21/138467808/stieglitz-and-okeeffe-their-love-and-life-in-letters

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Chor Boogie

Chor Boogie is not his real name. He is a spray paint artist? I’m not sure what to call him here is some of his work though: he also has a wordpress blog – http://theboogieblog.wordpress.com/

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Time’s person of the year

Time magazine listed “the Protester” as 2011’s person of the year. They have individual interview of protesters with their portraits in this issue.

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Camera Van

Harrod Blank drives his van covered in cameras around the street and takes pictures of people without them knowing it. They react naturally. he decided to do this after a dream he had in the early 1990s. the website – … Continue reading

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