Photography in China
Photography in China dates back to the early 19th century with the arrival of European photographers in Macao. In the 1850s, western photographers set up studios in the coastal port cities, but soon ...
Tank Man: The amazing story behind the iconic picture of the 20th century
Twenty-five years on, one image of the Tiananmen Square protests sustains. The iconic photograph 'Tank Man' was taken by Jeff Widener and this is his story. ...
Robert Capa
Vídeo que fiz pra uma apresentação de seminário sobre fotografia contemporânea =]
Masters of Photography - Felice Beato - YouTube
Sep 25, 2008 ... http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Felice_B... Felice Beato (born 1833 or 1834, died c. 1907), sometimes known as Felix Beato, was a Corfiote ...
Photography in Taiwan
Taiwanese photography is deeply rooted in the country's unique and rapidly changing history. Its early photography is often divided into two periods: Pre-Japanese from approximately 1858 to 1895, and ...
Bloody Saturday (photograph)
Bloody Saturday (血腥的星期六) is the name of a black-and-white photograph that was published widely in September–October 1937 and in less than a month had been seen by more than 136 million viewers. Depict...
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Hong Cheong
Hong Cheong (also Hung Chiong and Hung Chong) was a Chinese photographer who operated a photographic studio in Yokohama, Japan between 1875 and 1885. In addition to his photographic work he was an art...
Negretti and Zambra
The firm Negretti and Zambra (active 1850 – c. 1999) was a producer of scientific (philosophical) and optical instruments and also operated a photographic studio based in London, England. H...
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Homer Sykes
Homer Warwick Sykes (born 1949) is a Canadian-born British photographer whose career has included personal projects and landscape photography.
Sykes's father, Homer Warwick Sykes, was a Canadian-b...
Henri Cartier-Bresson
Henri Cartier-Bresson ([kaʁtje bʁɛsɔ̃]; August 22, 1908 – August 3, 2004) was a French photographer considered to be the father of photojournalism. He was the master of candid photography and an ...
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Pierre Rossier
Pierre Joseph Rossier (16 July 1829 – between 1883 and 1898) was a pioneering Swiss photographer whose albumen photographs, which include stereographs and cartes-de-visite, comprise portraits, c...
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Jules Gervais-Courtellemont
Jules Gervais-Courtellemont (1863–1931) was a French photographer who was famous for taking color autochromes during World War I. He was born in the province of Seine-et-Marne, near Paris, but grew up...
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John Thomson (photographer)
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 peopl...
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Hedda Morrison
Hedda Morrison (1908-1991) was a German photographer who created memorable documentary images of Beijing, Hong Kong and Sarawak from the 1930s to the 1960s.Born Hedda Hammer in Stuttgart, 13 December ...
Auguste François
Auguste François, (1857–1935) was a French consul first in Paraguay between 1893 and 1895 then in southern China between 1896 and 1904, first in Longzhou in Guangxi province and Kunming in Yunna...
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Noriyoshi Shibata
Noriyoshi Shibata or Nori Shibata (柴田 のりよし, Shibata Noriyoshi) is a Japanese photographer who specializes in documenting Tibet and China.Shibata was born in Nagasaki in 1966. After graduating ...
Hiroshi Suga
Hiroshi Suga (管 洋志, Suga Hiroshi) is a Japanese photographer who is particularly known for his photography of Bali. Suga was born in Hakata, Fukuoka Prefecture, in 1945. He graduated in photog...
Shigeichi Nagano
Shigeichi Nagano (長野 重一, Nagano Shigeichi, born 1925) is a Japanese photographer.Born on 30 March 1925 in Ōita City, Nagano studied economics at Keio University (Tokyo). On graduating, he join...
Tank Man
116°23′59.8″E / 39.906528°N 116.399944°E / 39.906528; 116.399944A man who stood in front of a column of tanks on June 5, 1989, the morning after the Chinese military had suppr...
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Jules Itier
Jules Alphonse Eugène Itier (1802–77) French customs inspector and amateur daguerreotypist. Between 1842 and 1843 he traveled to Senegal, Guadeloupe and India, where he took a number of early daguerre...
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Sam Tata
Sam Tata (1911–2005) was a noted photographer and photojournalist.
Sam Bejan Tata was born in Shanghai, China, on September 30, 1911, to a wealthy, mercantile Parsi family. He graduated from...
Vincent Mentzel
Vincent Mentzel was born on 28 September 1945 in Hoogkarspel in the Netherlands and is a Dutch photographer, who was knighted by Queen Beatrix of The Netherlands in 2007 for his contributions to photo...
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China Lucky Film
China Lucky Film Corporation (Chinese: 中国乐凯胶片集团公司) is the largest photosensitive materials and magnetic recording media manufacturer in Baoding, Hebei province, China.
Founded in 1958, Lucky F...
Tadahiko Hayashi
Tadahiko Hayashi (林 忠彦, Hayashi Tadahiko, 1918–1990) was a Japanese photographer noted for a wide range of work including documentary (particularly genre scenes of the period immediately...
Donald Mennie
Donald Mennie (1875/1876 - 1941), was a Scottish businessman and amateur photographer who worked in early twentieth century China. Mennie was born in Scotland in 1875 or 1876 being aged 15 when listed...
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