Tag: vivian maier

  • The Genius of Vivian Maier

    written by cruzron on 2011-01-10 in #news
    The Genius of Vivian Maier

    The photography community over the past few weeks have been abuzz about a newly discovered stash of breathtaking street photographs from the '50s. If you haven't heard of her already, its my pleasure to introduce you to Vivian Maier.

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  • Masters & Mirrors

    written by denisesanjose on 2012-05-08 in #lifestyle
    Masters & Mirrors

    Don't you sometimes wonder who checks a dentist's teeth, gives a masseuse a massage, and takes a photographer's photo? Well, my last conundrum is answered by these black and white self-portraits of masters in mirrors, highlighting a photographer's self-reliance, creativity, and even equipment.

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  • Vivian Maier Street Photography Rumble

    written by kazarareta on 2011-01-18 in #competitions
    Vivian Maier Street Photography Rumble

    She may not be world-famous...yet, but Vivian Maier's street photography has started to gain popularity among film photography enthusiasts through a blog that wonderfully showcases Ms. Maier's work from her 40-year career as a photographer in Chicago, USA. If you're an aspiring photographer yourself - or you find Ms. Maier's work absolutely inspiring, here's your chance to take part in our little tribute of a rumble because our Vivian Maier Street Photography Rumble starts now!

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  • Vivian Maier Street Photography Rumble Winners Announcement!

    written by ungrumpy on 2011-02-21 in #competitions
    Vivian Maier Street Photography Rumble Winners Announcement!

    You love her, we love her but alas, just like most good things, our Vivian Maier tribute rumble has come to an end. But fortunately for us, the hard task of choosing the winners fell on the hands of one of your dear Lomography buddies, mephisto19! Check out his top picks now!

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  • Celebrating Women in Photography

    written by jeanmendoza on 2012-03-08 in #lifestyle
    Celebrating Women in Photography

    International Women’s Day is celebrated annually on March 8. Celebrations around the world take place to honor women and their achievements. This year, we’d like to celebrate by showing appreciation for some women who have made their mark in the photography world.

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  • The Secret Life of Vivian Maier

    written by webo29 on 2011-07-14 in #news
    The Secret Life of Vivian Maier

    When Chicago nanny Vivian Maier died in 2009, she left behind an archive of over 100,000 negatives, prints, and home-made films discovered only shortly before her death.

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  • Trailer for Upcoming Vivian Maier Documentary Released

    written by geegraphy on 2013-02-18 in #news
    Trailer for Upcoming Vivian Maier Documentary Released

    In 2009, John Maloof caused a stir in the world of street photography when he discovered this amazing collection of prints and negatives from the 50s, made by a woman named Vivian Maier. And now, the trailer for the documentary about the life of this fiercely private woman has just been released.

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  • Top Five Iconic Female Photographers

    written by chooolss on 2014-03-06 in #lifestyle
    Top Five Iconic Female Photographers

    At the time when photography was still practically regarded as a man’s work, these influential women not only defied the norm but did so excellently.

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  • The Invisible Woman: Vivian Maier on American Photo Magazine

    written by feelux on 2011-12-08 in #news
    The Invisible Woman: Vivian Maier on American Photo Magazine

    American Photo Magazine's October/November issue with John Maloof's discovery of Vivian Maier's amazing (and previously kept private) street photography. It contains some of Vivian Maier's works and a brief introduction.

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  • Win Tickets to see Finding Vivian Maier documentary!

    written by hannah_brown on 2014-07-17 in #competitions
    Win Tickets to see Finding Vivian Maier documentary!

    If you are a true photography fan you would have heard of Vivian Maier, a mysterious nanny who took over 100,000 photographs that were hidden in storage lockers and discovered by chance decades later. "Finding Vivian Maier," the film which documents that discovery and pieces together Vivian's story, opens in UK cinemas this Friday. We are offering one lucky person a pair of tickets to see it at the Curzon Victoria in London on July 24th. Grab your chance to win tickets after the jump.

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  • Iconic and Influential Photos Taken by Female Photographers

    written by geegraphy on 2013-03-05 in #lifestyle
    Iconic and Influential Photos Taken by Female Photographers

    In line with International Women's Day, here's a gallery of some of the iconic and influential photos taken by famous female photographers.