“In May of 1961, President John F. Kennedy made a promise to put a man on the Moon–and return him back safely–by the end of the decade. Somehow, it worked.” More
via artdaily.com Ray K. Metzker (American, born 1931), Chicago, negative 1958; print later. Gelatin silver print print. Dimensions: Image: 14.6 x 22.2 cm (5 3/4 x 8 3/4 in.).
Ruth Orkin, American Girl in Italy, 1951 Ruth Orkin. via artdaily.com I may have posted this here before, long ago, but I came across this picture again and was reminded of my initial intrigue: How many stories are in this photo?
via artdaily.com What a wonderful example of period photography.
Classic Porsche 356 Cabriolet Cars. Black and White Photography. Porsche 356 Cabriolets – Classic Car Photography Classic Porsche 356 Cabriolet Cars. On Set With € 1 Million Classic Porsche Cabriolet models. Porsche 356 Gläser Cabriolet 1951, Pors…
A Century at the Ballpark Fenway during the 1912 World Series. Note the fans in front of the ad-shrouded left-field wall, not yet the Green Monster. Boston lost this game, but won the series. via observatory.designobserver.com
Georgi Zelma, Fitness Parade on Red Square, 1935, Gift of Janice Tuckwood in memory of Donald A. Tuckwood. ST. PETERSBURG, FLA.- Picturing a New Society: Photographs from the Soviet Union 1920s–1980s explores how photography was used in the develo…