Have a look at these rare off-cam photographs taken at the set of one of Stanley Kubrick's cinematic ouvres, "2001: A Space Odyssey"!
The influential sci-fi epic “2001: A Space Odyssey” premiered on April 2, 1968, and is now widely regarded to be one of the greatest movies ever made. The behind-the-scenes photographs in these feature were collated by Retronaut; however, it only lists its own source as “Unknown,” neither was the photographer also identified. In any case, these give us a fascinating look at what went on off-camera at the set of one of the most revered films in history. Photos included are of the set, cast and crew, as well as Stanley Kubrick himself at work.
To wrap things up, we’ll leave you with this trailer for “2001: A Space Odyssey.”
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Fifteen of Stanley Kubrick's most memorable photo essays from when he was working as a photographer for "Look" magazine are currently on exhibit at Vienna's Bank Austria Kunstforum. Learn the story behind his very first photograph for the publication, taken when he was only 16 years old, as well as a few others after the cut.
These photographs not only provide a rare glimpse to the Russian Empire as it was more than a hundred years ago, they also are outstanding examples of a now obsolete photography technique. Learn the story behind Sergei Prokudin-Gorskii's photographs and how they were taken after the cut!
Simeon Smith is a musician who recorded the sounds of our film cameras in action and made these samples available as a free download. We couldn't resist interviewing him about this project and taking a look at some of his photos. Meet the man behind the cams here.
If you've ever seen any movie, you're most likely already familiar with that logo of a roaring lion that usually precedes the films produced by this Hollywood giant. Check out these fascinating behind-the-scenes images, starring Leo the Lion!
Have a look at these cool .gif animations of some of the most iconic scenes taken from the fantasy and drama television series, "Game of Thrones!" But before you read on, we'd like to warn you about spoilers and generally NSFW images.
Really want to bring your film photos to life? We’re now offering totally analogue fine art prints in a host of large sizes and formats! Carefully enlarged from your negatives onto premium photographic paper by lab professionals, each picture is a unique piece of craftsmanship.
It's been said that change is constant, but judging from these photographs, the very essence of motherhood is a very special exception. Have a look at these works by veteran photographer Ken Heyman, taken close to five decades ago, after the jump!