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Vivian Maier (1 February 1926 – 21 April 2009) was a French-born amateur photographer who came to the US in childhood, and worked for several years as a nanny in Chicago. Her photographs remained unknown until after her death, but have since received critical acclaim. More images here
The International Street Photography Award is looking for the world’s best street photographer as part of the first annual London Street Photography Festival in 2011. The global winner will receive £1,000 cash PLUS an all-expenses-paid trip* to the exhibition launch and awards ceremony in London. *See the Prizes page for more details and a list of who is on the judging panel. Open to photographers from anywhere in the world. Application deadline: 31 March 2011 MORE INFORMATION > © Nick Turpin
Special thanks to Brian Sokolowski, Patrick Hesse, Chris Johannesson, Mathew Llanglois.
httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9abMx6TEhAs&playnext=1&videos=_Zykp8eEvpQ In “Istanbul: City of A Hundred Names”, Magnum photographer Alex Webb presents a vision of Istanbul as an urban cultural center, rich with the incandescence of its past, and most of all as a border city.
httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zUc6uBVVfEE&playnext=1&videos=cExOavKppIk David Alan Harvey talks about ‘Divided Soul’, which represents his 20-year journey through the Spanish and Portuguese diaspora in the Americas. In this stunning selection of more than 100 colour photographs, Harvey explores the exuberance and incongruities of Hispanic life and culture that hold for him an endless fascination.