Aside from being an iconic film director, Stanley Kubrick was also an exceptional photographer during his younger days. New York was among the cities he roamed, where he captured scenes of subway passengers in glorious monochrome in 1946. Take a look at some of Kubrick's New York City Subway photos after the jump!
If you’ve seen and liked the 1949 Chicago photographs of Stanley Kubrick, we bring you some more of these impressive city snaps by the master film director. Going further back to 1946, let’s take a look at some photos Kubrick snapped during his early days as an apprentice photographer — and the youngest staff photographer soon after — for Look magazine.
Below, you will find some interesting city snaps from Kubrick’s Life And Love On The New York City Subway, a series which provides a glimpse of what daily subway commute was like during the late 1940s. Young as he was, Kubrick clearly had the eye for detail and knack for composition, as evidenced by his early photographic work.
What do you think of these black and white photographs taken by Stanley Kubrick in 1946 New York? Tell us your thoughts with a comment below!
Scott Brasher is a fashion street photographer based in New York City. His work has been featured on many media outlets while working with brands like Cover Girl, MTV, Reebok, and Target, among many others. But before this, Scott started shooting in the streets of Williamsburg, Brooklyn, capturing its daily urban fashion. Last month, he took the Petzval Lens to the streets of New York to photograph scenes at the famous New York Fashion Week.
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In prime areas of New York and San Francisco, the phrase ‘rush hour’ is always on the menu. Drive up to Reno, and the same expression fizzles. Many roads are framed by mountains and shrubbery, a picture of calm in the city. But the night makes up for the day’s stilly mood. Casinos flaunt LED signs and marquees, a treat for urban photographers.
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Jungle, home, haven. The same words may apply to both city and nature. Though different they are linked. The city takes after the colors of flowers and animals; people mold their neighborhoods after the shapes of nature. Other similarities are accidental: the fun bit.