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Vintage: Epic Collection Of Terrible Europop Album Covers From The 70s-80s
Some of these terrible album covers, available in Europe in the 1970s and 1980s, look like the profile pics for would-be serial killers on Tinder. These are obviously the kind of covers made by some reckless record execs who say things like 'Who needs a designer, my son’s gotta camera, he can do ...  More
Feb. 20, 2018
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Vintage: John French Glamorous Fashion Photography That Emphasized Contrasts And Chiaroscuro
John French (1907 - 1966) was an English fashion and portrait photographer. The models he worked with included the most famous of the time and many were debutantes who went on to become well-known society figures. He was once described as 'the man who brought a new glamour to fashion photography'. ...  More
Feb. 19, 2018
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Brad Elterman Candid Pictures Of Celebrities In The 1980s
Bowie, Dylan, Lennon, Jagger, ... Brad Elterman is one of the few photographers in recent memory who can truly claim the title of pop culture historian. Originally from California started his incredible career at the age of 16 when his first image was published. It was a photo of Bob Dylan in ...  More
Feb. 13, 2018
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Jaguar Classic Re-starts Production Of The Iconic Le Mans-winning D-Type
Jaguar Classic is re-starting production of the iconic D-type race car in Coventry, 62 years after the last example was built in 1956. Just 25 new examples of the D-type will be meticulously hand-built at Jaguar Land Rover Classic Works in Warwickshire. The iconic Le Mans-winning D-type becomes the ...  More
Feb. 12, 2018
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Georgiana Houghton Drawings And Watercolors ‘guided By Spirits And Higher Angelic Beings’
Georgiana Houghton (1814-1884) was a Spiritualist medium who, in the 1860s and 70s, produced an astonishing series of abstract watercolours. Detailed explanations on the back of the works declare that her hand was guided by various spirits, including several Renaissance artists, as well as higher ...  More
Feb. 10, 2018
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Universe Chatarra: Flying Vintage Cars In Retro-futurist And Dystopian Universe By Alejandro Burdisio
'Universe Chatarra is a retro-futurist and dystopian limbo with some touches of urban / argenta imprint. In this world of gravitational absurdity, vintage cars and everyday urban situations coexist, with a minimum dose of humor as an amalgam. Here there is no need for superheroes, or villains, or ...  More
Feb. 5, 2018
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Deborah Feingold Iconic And Fascinating Portraits Of Celebrities In The 80s
For more than 30 years, American photographer Deborah Feingold has been capturing the spirit of music's biggest names, from Madonna to James Brown to Prince. What started as a hobby, learning to develop prints in darkrooms when she was just 12 years old, quickly turned into a successful career. ...  More
Feb. 3, 2018
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Surreal Oil Paintings Based On Vintage Photographs With A Funny Twist By Paco Pomet
Paco Pomet is a Spanish painter who finds inspiration in 19th and 20th century black and white photography. He transforms images from old books, magazines and photo albums into otherworldly surreal scenes. Using a monochrome base, Pomet adds an unexpected bright color detail to highlight the focal ...  More
Feb. 2, 2018
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Oversized And Colorful Birds Painted On Vintage Photographs By Anja Wulfing
Anja Wülfing has a knack for combining the antiquated with the absurd, painting colorful creatures on turn-of-the-century photos. 'Sometimes it’s a detail on the photograph, like a haircut, or a facial expression that reminds me of a specific animal.' says the German painter and graphic designer. ...  More
Jan. 31, 2018
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Behind Photographs: Tim Mantoani Photobook Documents Legendary Photographers Holding Their Iconic Photos
Photographer Tim Mantoani started a personal project in 2006 capturing photographers and their most famous images. Shooting in the rare format of 20 x 24 inch Polaroid, Mantoani has captured over 150 photographers who together have shot and recorded decades of culture and celebrities with their own ...  More
Jan. 30, 2018
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Roadside America: Extreme Landscapes And Ghost Places Along Route 66 By Ralph Graf
Ralph Gräf is a German photographer and cell biologist who lives and works in Potsdam near Berlin who has created a stunning series titled 'Roadside America' where he captures abandoned motels, gas stations and places along the iconic Route 66. Within this series, the photo 'Gassing up at Roy's' ...  More
Jan. 29, 2018
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Cars, New York City 1974–1976: Beautiful, Haunting Series And Photobook By Langdon Clay
From 1974 to 1976, Langdon Clay (born 1949) photographed the cars he encountered while wandering the streets of New York City and nearby Hoboken, New Jersey, at night. Shot in Kodachrome with a Leica and deftly lit with then-new sodium vapor lights, the pictures feature a distinct array of makes and ...  More
Jan. 27, 2018
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Shusei Nagaoka: The Sci-Fi Illustrator Who Created The Album Covers For Earth, Wind & Fire
Shusei Nagaoka (1936 - 2015) was a Japanese illustrator best known for his music album cover art in the 1970s and 80s which included Earth, Wind & Fire, Deep Purple, Electric Light Orchestra, Space, Maze, George Clinton, Kitaro, Rose Royce, Caldera, and Pure Prairie League. Shusei also worked with ...  More
Jan. 20, 2018
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Eli Rezkallah Reverses Roles In Sexist Vintage Ads Questioning Modern Day Sexism
'In a parallel universe' is a series of fictional images, recreated from real ads in the mad men era, that question modern day sexism: showing it through a humorous light to spark a conversation through role play by visual artist Eli Rezkallah. 'Last Thanksgiving, I overheard my uncles talk about ...  More
Jan. 19, 2018
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Summer Weather: Michael Jang Hilarious Awkward Would-be Weather Reporters In The Eighties
In the early eighties, Michael Jang was hired to take a photograph of each person who auditioned for the job of weather reporter at a San Francisco TV station. 25 years later, the head shots were published in a book titled 'Summer Weather'. Teased-up hair, retro glasses, we’re treated to an ...  More
Jan. 7, 2018
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Candid And Rare Pictures Of Marilyn Monroe At New Paris Exhibition
Let's take a look at some of the wonderful pictures of Marilyn Monroe currently on display at a new exhibition, titled ‘Marilyn’, at 'La galerie de l'instant', Paris (through Feb. 13, 2018).  More
Dec. 30, 2017
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Steve Schapiro Remarkable Portraits Of Remarkable People
Steve Schapiro (born 1934, in New York) is a legendary American photographer. Just the list of people Steve Schapiro has photographed during his career reads like a Who's Who of the most influential politicians, celebrities and newsmakers in American history over the last five decades. But that ...  More
Dec. 27, 2017
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Before Frank By Charles Moriarty: New Photobook With Unseen Photos Of A Young Amy Winehouse
A new book of previously-unseen photos of Amy Winehouse, taken in 2003 around the release of her first album Frank, is currently in production with funding via a Kickstarter campaign. Photographer Charles Moriarty shot the candid image of Amy in a bright pink top, leading a dog and partially ...  More
Dec. 26, 2017
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Vintage Photos Of Christmas Shopping In New York City 100 Years Ago
These vintage photographs of Christmas in New York during the 1910's show the holiday spirit that has always engulfed the city. True, the streets don’t look as festive, and store facades aren’t as decked out as they are today. But in terms of the crowds, the vendors, and all the kids captivated ...  More
Dec. 23, 2017
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James Rieck Euphoric Vintage Paintings Focused On Body Language, Clothes, Posture And Gesture
James Rieck earned his MFA and BFA from the Maryland Institute College of Art. He also attended the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture and the Glasgow School of Art, Scotland. Rieck's paintings have been exhibited across the United States.  ...  More
Oct. 31, 2017
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Candid Fascinating Behind-the-scenes Photos From Iconic Movies
Titled 'A candid look into movie magic', Getty Images has recently presented on BuzzFeed a collection of some rare and fascinating behind-the-scenes photos from some of the most iconic movies over the last five decades. No matter how much you love these movies, or how many times you've seen them, we ...  More
Oct. 25, 2017
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