SHIRLEY BAKER

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Two young girls swing on a rope attached to a lampost outside a corner shop in Hulme, Manchester in the evening light, Laughter in the slums: the best work of street photographer Shirley Baker – in pictures Vivian Maier, Black White Photos, Black And White Photography, Shirley Baker, Girl Swinging, Life In The Uk, Romantic Images, Slums, Street Photographers

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Shirley Baker "Girls swinging on a lamppost”, Manchester, 1965

Shirley Baker - Coalman making a delivery. Salford, Manchester, Notice the manhole cover removed ready for the bag of coal to be tipped into the cellar. Notice also the gas mantle in the street lamp. Salford, Uk History, British History, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Shirley Baker, Manchester Uk, History Manchester, Manchester Street

Carrying in the Coal - Salford, Manchester, 1964 Photographic Print by Shirley Baker at eu.art.com

© Shirley Baker Carrying in the Coal - Salford, Manchester, 1964

Lewis Wickes Hine (September 1874 Oshkosh, Wisconsin– November was an American sociologist and photographer. Hine used his camera as a tool for social reform. His photographs were instrumental in changing the child labor laws in the United States. Documentary Photographers, Famous Photographers, Ellis Island, Lewis Wickes Hine, Henry Cartier Bresson, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Empire State Building, Gordon Parks

Lewis Wickes Hine – Photographer For Reform

Lewis Wickes Hine (September 26, 1874 Oshkosh, Wisconsin– November 3, 1940) was an American sociologist and photographer. Hine used his camera as a tool for social reform. His photographs were instrumental in changing the child labor laws in the United States.

Making a Giant Snowball - Manchester 1968 Photographic Print by Shirley Baker Vintage Photography, Street Photography, Social Photography, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Xmas Photos, Vintage Art, Shirley Baker, Moral Panic

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The children saw things differently for to them it was a giant playground with untold treasure hidden among the junk and rubble. • Shirley Baker, recounting the spirit of the neighborhood chidren she photographed.

© Shirley Baker An Elderly Lady Soundly Asleep on a Park Bench in Manchester. Photograph by Shirley Baker Famous Photographers, Street Photographers, Shirley Baker, Street Portrait, Salford, Look Plus, Working Class, Belle Photo, Old Women

Shirley Baker

These are a few of Shirley Bakers photographs. Most of her photos are taken in black and white. They all include people and gatherings.

Captured by photographer, Shirley Baker, these are the haunting photos of the dying days of Manchester’s slum-land. Esperanza Spalding, Fishing Photography, Street Photography, People Photography, Woman Photography, Photography Books, Photography Lessons, Boudoir Photography, Black White Photos

The streets belong to us: Shirley Baker's 1960s Manchester – in pictures

Photographer Shirley Baker documented the last days of Manchester’s poorest districts, before concrete flats replaced back-to-back terraces, and pavement games were banished to ‘streets in the sky’

steroge: “ At the foot of the water tower, Rouen (Quartier des Sapins) 1971 by Jean Gaumy ” Vintage Photography, Street Photography, Art Photography, People Photography, Social Photography, Photography Contract, Photography Composition, Makeup Photography, Wedding Photography

50 Great Black and White Photographs from the Masters of Photography- Part 1

They taught us the meaning of photography, the very smell of composition and the beautiful essence of lights and shadows. Their works teach us great insights on all aspects of photography. To say the least,

Not St Helens, but a memory! © Shirley Baker Elderly Lady Washing Her Step - Manchester 1968 Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Shirley Baker, Street Portrait, Vintage Dog, Slums, British History

Elderly Lady Washing Her Step, Manchester, England, United Kingdom, 1968, photograph by Shirley Baker.

an-overwhelming-question: Shirley Baker - Manchester, via Untitled and Staying That Way. Photos Du, Old Photos, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Shirley Baker, Fosse Commune, Street Portrait, Salford, Street Photography

Two Boys Playing in a Large Puddle, Manchester, England, United Kingdom, 1966, photograph by Shirley Baker.

The Photographers' Gallery currently have an exhibition of the late Shirley Baker's street photography in Manchester and Salford; from 1961 to but mostly from the Sixties, at a time when the old slums were being cleared away. Black N White Images, Black And White Portraits, Black And White Photography, Black White, Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Shirley Baker, Charles Trenet

Shirley Baker – Street Photographs: Manchester & Salford

I found the layout of this book very interesting. One of the main things that stood out to me was half way through the book switches to colour and then back to black and white. Although this does c…