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*The* Photography Story of 2010
Old 12-28-2010, 04:30 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I came across the fascinating story of Vivian Maier today. Forget about whatever cameras or other gear were released this past year or the many incredible photographs that were snapped. In my opinion, this is *the* photography story of 2010.

The story is equally fascinating from two perspectives: 1) the photographic life of Ms. Maier and 2) how her work was discovered and what is now being done with it.

Ms. Maier, deceased, was a nanny, a globe-trotter, and an apparently solitary and private person who also took pictures. Thousands and thousands of pictures on the streets of Chicago and elsewhere. READ MORE?

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Re: *The* Photography Story of 2010
Old 12-28-2010, 09:35 PM   #2 (permalink)
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This is an amazing story. Thanks for the heads-up.
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Re: *The* Photography Story of 2010
Old 12-29-2010, 08:32 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Jimmy,
I disagree, this may be the photography story of the Decade, not just the year. Just an amazing story. Thanks for the heads up. I'm going to pre-order the book and can't wait for the movie.
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A most interesting find, thanks.

It certainly was a different age. Has anyone seen anything current that comes to this caliber?
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Great story, Jimmy. Thanks for the post.

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