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Missouri in the earliest Photography – 24 Rare Vintage Photos Capture St. Louis from 1848-70 by Thomas Easterly

Thomas Easterly (1809-1882), a native of Vermont, was an itinerant photographer in Iowa and the upper Midwest until 1848 when he settled in St. Louis. He operated a daguerreotype studio in the city until the 1870s. Thomas photographed mostly portrait, but street and urban photography were parts in his work. Show More Summary

hadrian6: Warrior, the so-called “Vulneratus deficiens” -...

17 hours agoArts / Art History : Old Paint

hadrian6: Warrior, the so-called “Vulneratus deficiens” - 2nd century AD, copy of a Greek original of the mid 5th century BC - Naples Archaeological Museum. http://hadrian6.tumblr.com  

pintoras: Isabel Codrington (British, 1874 - 1943): The lily...

17 hours agoArts / Art History : Old Paint

pintoras: Isabel Codrington (British, 1874 - 1943): The lily garden (via Christie’s)

Modern Master: 1941

March 31, 1941. "Robert Glassford, residence in Hobe Sound, Florida. Master bedroom. Alice Morgan Carson, architect." 5x7 acetate negative by Gottscho-Schleisner. View full size.

books0977: Gene Tierney with sculpture (1944). Photograph by...

18 hours agoArts / Art History : Old Paint

books0977: Gene Tierney with sculpture (1944). Photograph by George Hurrell. Hurrell made his mark early by re-inventing the celebrity still. Trained as a painter, he began his switch to photography by taking what he called “social portraits” of the high society of Laguna Beach. Show More Summary

A Broadway flop finds new life, live-streamed in high definition

BroadwayHD will give 'She Loves Me' new life The post A Broadway flop finds new life, live-streamed in high definition appeared first on Macleans.ca.

The missing painters in the history of abstract expressionism

Historic show celebrates masterful women denied their due because of old-fashioned sexism The post The missing painters in the history of abstract expressionism appeared first on Macleans.ca.

.....and then she flew away

21 hours agoArts / Ceramics : Tracey Broome

A couple of years ago for Mother's Day, Gerry surprised me with these crazy chickens. They have become our constant source of entertainment and they are fitting in nicely here at our new place. They have started following Gerry everywhere he goes, and if he calls them, "come on girls", they come running. Show More Summary

Bill Cunningham, Photographer Of New York Street And Society Fashion, Has Died At 87

21 hours agoArts : Modern Art Notes

“In his nearly 40 years working for The Times, Mr. Cunningham operated both as a dedicated chronicler of fashion and as an unlikely cultural anthropologist, one who used the changing dress habits of the people he photographed to chart the broader shift away from formality and toward something more diffuse and individualistic.”

Scriptnotes, Ep 255: New and Old Hollywood — Transcript

22 hours agoArts / Writing : JohnAugust.com

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August. And this is Episode 255 of Scriptnotes, a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. Craig is out sick today. But lucky for us we already had a guest lined up. This […]

This Is Motivation from the Inside Out

Motivation [Publisher’s Note: This week’s post is penned by Lori Woodward. She is a terrific artist and writer. She also is a good friend to me and the fine art community. See her bio at... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

23 Quick Tips for Street Photography or Your Next Photo Walk

The guys over at the Cooperative for Photography (COOPH) have some good quick tips from Thomas Leuthard for you. If you are planning on doing some street photography this summer, joining a photo walk, or even doing travel photography – apply this tips to those genres and have some fun. Show More Summary

How I shot a witch doctor surrounded by wolves

One day whilst I was sprinting my heart out on the running machine at the gym, an image popped into my head. The scene was a tribal/witch doctor lady, surrounded by wolves. I wrote it down on a scrap of paper when I got home, and threw it into my ideas folder. It was around [...] The post How I shot a witch doctor surrounded by wolves appeared first on DIY Photography.

Early Gossip Magazines - Hilarious Celebrity National Enquirer Covers from the 1960s

Anne Bancroft BURPS AND SLURPS IN PUBLIC! Barbra Streisand admits she was HAPPIER AS A BEATNIK! Rita Hayworth spent two years… AS A ZOMBIE! Long before the Kardashians graced the covers of seedy gossip magazines, tabloids like the National...Show More Summary

Content About Cats Was Popular Long Before the Internet

A confirmation connected to the passing of National Conference of Editorial Writers co-founder Phillip H. Joyce.

animus-inviolabilis: Fuseli reading to the Hess SistersJohn...

animus-inviolabilis: Fuseli reading to the Hess Sisters John Henry Fuseli 1778

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