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Tag: Alfred Eisenstaedt

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    Fine Photographs

    Robert Mapplethorpe was known for his black and white photographs of celebrities and both male and female nudes. His often controversial images sparked many discussions and debates about the right to freedom of expression. The upcoming auction, presented by Swann Auction Galleries, highlights the work of Mapplethorpe featuring the first…

    (DIEGO RIVERA) (1886-1957)
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    Photographs Signature Auction

    The wilderness of Africa captured by the lens of Peter Beard cannot be admired enough. His work demonstrates how the beauty of a continent and its wilderness is diminishing due to industrialization. Such emotive works are being offered at Photographs Signature auction hosted by Heritage Auctions. One can find the Gardeners…

    Heritage Auctions
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    The Art of Observation: What You Can Learn from Street Photographers

    Pioneering neurosurgeon Wilfred Trotter once exclaimed, “Knowledge comes from noticing resemblances and recurrences in the events that happen around us.” For creatives, his words still ring true. It’s important for artists to build a range of skills—both technical and otherwise—to grow and improve. Street photography is one such area in which success…