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H Marshall Gardiner – Hand-Colored Photographs

H. Marshall Gardiner (1884-1942) was born on September 18, 1884 into a photographic family led by his father, W.H. Gardiner. Apparently some sources list his first name as “Harry“, other sources list him as “Henry“. Born in Windsor, Ontario, Canada his family immigrated to the United States circa 1890. Once the family was settled W.H. […]

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Top 10 Reasons Photographers Live Longer Healthier Lives

Each and every day we come in contact with hundreds if not thousands of photographs. We see them on billboards, magazines, newspapers, in our mailbox, and in the family photos that adorn our walls. We barely give a second thought to most. And the more familiar ones we tend to take for granted. Imagine how […]

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His Most Famous Photograph (Fading Away) – Henry Peach Robinson

English photographer Henry Peach Robinson or H.P. Robinson (1830-1901) was a pioneer of ‘Pictorialist Photography,’ especially ‘Combination Printing.’ Pictorialists believed that ‘Art Photography’ needed to emulate the paintings of everyday life in such a way to etch it in time and remove from it the mundane of the photograph. Among the methods used for the […]

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Hand-Colored Photographs by Wallace Nutting-Like Photographers

Although Wallace Nutting was widely recognized as the country's leading producer of hand-colored photographs during the early 20th century, he was by no means the only photographer selling this style of picture. Throughout the country literally hundreds of regional photographers were selling hand-colored photographs from their home regions or travels. The subject matter of these […]

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Jamie Nelson, Talented Photographer

I was able to grab an interview with Jamie Nelson the photographer published in popular magazines Zink, Linie De Luxe, Plaza, and Highlights. Her work is also shown in art galleries across the globe. I was absolutely in love with her pictures the first time I glanced upon them. She uses bold color and graphics […]

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Perfect Westchester County Wedding Photography Destinations

In general, come wedding season, brides and grooms alike are scrambling to find that perfect location, for that perfect moment when everything in their life comes together in order to form that perfect, magical wedding picture. As simple as that idea is to envision, in practice it is far more complicated and stressful to bring […]

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Digital Camera Buying Checklist For Wedding Photography

You are heading on a holiday, your friend's wedding is coming up and you don't have a compact or SLR digital camera. You have decided that you are going to buy one but when you start looking you find that there are hundreds of different types on the market. Narrowing down your selection is the […]

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