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Photoshop Before Photoshop: Ansel Adams and James Dean

March 8, 2017 by Jack Dziamba. New Post Goes Up Every Wednesday.   Photoshop Before Photoshop Our post, ANSEL ADAMS, AND PHOTOGRAPHY BEFORE PHOTOSHOP ,(2013), has been a perennial favorite since its publication in February, 2013. The popularity of the post is epitomized by the Before and After prints of Adams’ iconic image, “Moonrise,” which […]

E- MUSEUMS – IS FASHION ART?

IS FASHION ART? A list, such as, The Met, Alexander McQueen, the Louvre, Feragamo, The Met, Claude Monet,  Musée d’Orsay, L’impressionnisme et la Mode,  Yves Saint Laurent,  the V&A, David Bowie, surely constitutes an “A” List for Fashion As Art. Of course, there are dissenters, including Karl Lagerfeld. However, as Lagerfeld told the New York […]

ANSEL ADAMS, AND PHOTOGRAPHY BEFORE PHOTOSHOP

New Post Every Wednesday 8:30 pm ET ANSEL ADAMS,  AND PHOTOGRAPHY BEFORE PHOTOSHOP A PICTURE IS WORTH A THOUSAND … In the days of film photography a print of an image as it came out of the camera was known as a “straight print.” The image above is a straight print made by Ansel Adams […]

E MUSEUMS LEAVE E BOOKS IN THE DUST: A VIEW FROM TWO DIFFERENT CENTURIES

E-MUSEUMS, ART IN THE NEW MEDIA. WELCOME TO THE 21ST CENTURY New Weekly Post goes up every Wednesday at 8:30PM EST It is interesting to note how and why the once-staid museums have embraced 21st century technology (web 2.0) to allow access to its trove, while the book publishing industry has clung to 19th century […]