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Amazing Unknown Photographer from the 50's

  1. Jul 16, 2015 #1
    Someone just told me about this yesterday. A guy bought 10,000 undeveloped negatives at an auction. They were the work of an amateur street photographer from the 50's and 60's. As he started to develop them he realized he'd discovered a major talent:

    http://www.webburgr.com/vivian_maier/

    http://www.webburgr.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/vivian-maier-5-10.jpg

    It blows my mind how good some of these are.
     
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  3. Jul 16, 2015 #2

    berkeman

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    Beautiful photography! :smile:

     
  4. Jul 16, 2015 #3
    Here is the "official" Vivian Maier website.

    http://www.vivianmaier.com/

    A large selection of her stunning photos.
     
  5. Jul 16, 2015 #4

    dlgoff

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    Stunning is an understatement. OMG :bow:
     
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