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Meet the man who photographed Woodstock 50 years ago
A behind the scenes look at what it was like to capture this massive music festival.
Watch Edward Weston create a darkroom print
This is how the photographer processed his work.
A 50-million-year-old school of fish etched forever in this rare fossil
The ancient rock offers a glimpse of how this freshwater species behaved in unison.
Photographer reflects on capturing John and Yoko’s “Bed-In” when he was only 15 years old
He used a forged press card.
How Dorothea Lange created her Migrant Mother photo
The Nerdwriter explains the craft behind this famous image.
Watch the history of photography explained by puppets
Making pictures used to take a really long time.
The New York Times is digitizing millions of archival photographs into Google’s cloud
A collaborative project to bring the photographs stored in “the morgue” back to life.
Vintage photos of cats prove that felines have a timeless style.
Photographers have loved cats for a long time.
These vintage color food photos might make you lose your appetite
Looking back on the early days of food photography.
A normal person’s guide to buying an old film camera
You don't have be an expert (or a hipster) to enjoy analog photography.