Florida: nicknamed "The land of the flowers". It is the 22nd most extensive, 3rd most populous and 8th most densely populated state in America. The southeastern state is known for its tropical climate. The state is a well-known spot for vacation goers, due to its ample sunlight and coastal beaches; the most sought out destinations: Tarpon Springs, St. Petersburg, Winter Haven and Daytona Beach
Sunny days, clear waters, suburban walks, outdoor hobbies, tropical weather -- flashback to the 1950's with these photographs as they boast the rich social life in the area.
The 1950's rockabilly fashion and music trend, marked by white, working class, rural America and the combination of blues, country and rock n' roll, peaked in the 1950's. However, rockabilly may have just gotten one of its ultimate hurrahs in the 1980's when France went crazy over the trend.
Aside from browsing through beautiful photographs and reading interesting articles, hanging out in the shoutbox is another worthwhile activity to do in the community. Not only will you get updated on the latest in photography, you’ll also have a chance to share ideas, tips, and stories with fellow shutterbugs across the globe. The shoutbox is always brimming with entertaining conversation and it's all because of these Lomographers.
Paris-born photographer Elliot Erwitt was part of the legendary Roy Stryker's roster of catapulting the careers of documentary photographers. In the case of the 22-year-old Erwitt, he was sent to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in the 1950's.
Manx photographer Chris Killip's In Flagrante is one of the most important photobooks of documentary photography. We revisit his work that captured the deindustrialization of the working class communities in Northern England during the 70's and 80's.
Artists always often take inspiration from other sources, and even Nolan is no exception to this. The newest film from Christopher Nolan is filled bountiful references from photographs archived from the military. In this video, both film scene and photograph are compared.