Michael Jang's is a unique story. For the last forty years, he has earned a living as a portrait photographer, capturing iconic figures such as Jimi Hendrix, Ronald Reagan, and Robin Williams, among others. However, this unassuming Asian-American photographer has also been simultaneously infiltrating and documenting a number of groups and subcultures from all strata of society: from celebrity parties ...Читать далее →
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John Thomson (14 June 1837 – 29 September 1921) was a pioneering Scottish photographer, geographer and traveller. He was one of the first photographers to travel to the Far East, documenting the people, landscapes and artifacts of eastern cultures. Upon returning home, his work among the street people of London cemented his reputation, and is regarded as a classic instance ...Читать далее →
, born Kurt Hübschmann (1893–1960), was a German-born photographer who pioneered photojournalism in England. Beginning his career with the Dephot agency in Germany, he migrated to England in 1934 and worked for Weekly Illustrated. He then became one of the founding staff of the groundbreaking pictorial weekly news magazine Picture Post. One of his most famous images used there showed working-class girls ...Читать далее →
Jean Francois Antoine Claudet, 1797-1867 Жан Франсуа Антуан Клоде (Jean Francois Antoine Claudet, 1797-1867) — один из первых коммерческих фотографов в мире. Он изучал искусство дагеротипии у самого Луи Дагера, позже купил у него лицензию на право работать в Англии. Уже в 1841 году он открыл фотостудию в Лондоне — на несколько месяцев позже своего основного конкурента Ричарда Бирда. Бирд приложил немало усилий, ...Читать далее →
Doris Ulmann (1882-1934) was born and educated in New York City. A graduate of the school of the Ethical Culture Society, a socially liberal organization that championed individual worth regardless of ethnic background or economic condition. In the late 1920′s Ulmann made trips each summer to document the rural people of the South, particularly the mountain peoples of Appalachia and ...Читать далее →
Photographer Arthur Drooker, spent several decades photographing the world in the present until he realized that his interest was exploring the past. His photographs of ruins, in the United States and in the Americas to the south, merged his passions for history and photography. He is drawn to these sites to "understand those who came before us, preserve what they left ...Читать далее →