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New Met Exhibit Focuses on Photographers Who Always Inspire

FF2 Guest post by Jessica Bond

As the saying goes, “one picture is worth a thousand words.” Photography allows the artist to express emotions when words are not enough while giving the viewer a glimpse of the world that the photographer created in her image. The Metropolitan Museum of Art (NYC) is currently showcasing The New Woman Behind the Camera until October 6th, highlighting the women photographers from the 1920s through the 1950s who inspired generations of women photographers today.… read more.

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Charmian Kittredge London & the Call of Two Photographs

FF2 Guest Post by Iris Jamahl Dunkle

On a cool fall day in 1943, young photographers Hansel Mieth and Otto Hagel visited Charmian Kittredge London–the wife of author Jack London–at her home in Glen Ellen (CA). This was just five years before Mieth would become the second woman photographer to join the staff of Time Magazine.… read more.

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