Tag: 1930s

  • Fifty Fabulous Vintage Film Adverts

    written by sandergroen on 2013-04-17 in #lifestyle
    Fifty Fabulous Vintage Film Adverts

    Once upon a time, when film photography was not some obscure hobby reserved for a bunch of hipsters, everyone did it: pros and amateurs alike, housewives, children and grannies – secret agents even. Take a trip down memory lane with these nostalgic vintage ads.

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  • A Photo Board of 1930s-1950s Fashion

    written by Kwyn Kenaz Aquino on 2015-06-04 in #world #lifestyle
    A Photo Board of 1930s-1950s Fashion

    Even something as decorous as a fashion snapshot has a historical function. It recalls norms imposed on women. Even more interesting is how they followed or twisted these expectations: Did ladies flash skin as an expression of freedom? Did they enjoy fashion? This gallery shows that some of them certainly did.

  • Herbert List

    written by webo29 on 2011-07-25 in #lifestyle
    Herbert List

    List’s photographic development illustrates a move from the German “new objectivity” to photo journalism. His early works strike the viewer as sensual expressions of a love of forms, whereas his later works show a close portrayal humanity in all it’s exuberance and vitality.

  • Young Love, Sweet Love: Couples of the 1930's to 1940's

    written by plasticpopsicle on 2013-02-16 in #lifestyle
    Young Love, Sweet Love: Couples of the 1930's to 1940's

    You have to bear with me a bit for bringing you more of these somewhat sappy images of couples being all lovey-dovey. But then, I don't think I'm really sorry at all, because these are actually interesting photos of couples young and in love who are from a totally different era. Read on to see these romantic scenes from the wonderful archive of LIFE Images. Oh young love, sweet love!

  • Artsy Vogue Covers from 1910s to 1930s

    written by plasticpopsicle on 2013-09-16 in #lifestyle
    Artsy Vogue Covers from 1910s to 1930s

    While it has long been the world's most esteemed fashion magazine, Vogue has also sported many beautiful artsy covers throughout its long history. Take a look at some of them from the 1910s to the 1930s after the jump!

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  • Wushe: A Taiwanese Village in the 1930s Under Japanese Rule

    written by duringmyheyday on 2012-03-01 in #world #locations
    Wushe: A Taiwanese Village in the 1930s Under Japanese Rule

    The beautiful film set of a Taiwanese epic, Warriors of the Rainbow: Seediq Bale.