Contrast- There is contrast in the black and white. The shadows are black, while the white is where the light is coming from, probably the sun. There is also a contrast in the amount of space that the person is taking up in the picture, compared to the wall he is skating in front of.

Contrast- There is contrast in the black and white. The shadows are black, while the white is where the light is coming from, probably the sun. There is also a contrast in the amount of space that the person is taking up in the picture, compared to the wall he is skating in front of.

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Martin Parr, New Brighton

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The city. It's all about angle.

Richard Kalvar - Kids smoking at a canal, Amsterdam, 1966. °

Richard Kalvar - Kids smoking at a canal, Amsterdam, 1966. °

martin parr  Interested in Art? Check out the artist Leo Alexander Scott ....  http://leoalexanderscott.mackaycreatives.com.au

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martin parr Interested in Art? Check out the artist Leo Alexander Scott .... http://leoalexanderscott.mackaycreatives.com.au

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North faces: John Bulmer's photographs of life in northern England

John Bulmer - Manchester (1977) For Bulmer’s last assignment in the north of England, Geo magazine wanted images that showed a new, vibrant Manchester. This series of photographs was not well received at the time, but is regarded today an important social documentary

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The barbed wire in this photo add the formal element of line. This picture also uses the rule of thirds as both of the faces are a third of the way vertical or horizontal

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EDITOR'S PIC OF THE DAY Photo: JOHN BULMER Liverpool. The North. If this was taken in Reading, I would swear this is my mum!!

Elliott Erwitt, "London, England, 1978."

Elliott Erwitt, "London, England, 1978."

Eugène Atget (February 12, 1857 – August 4, 1927) was a French flaneur and a pioneer of documentary photography,

Eugène Atget (February 12, 1857 – August 4, 1927) was a French flaneur and a pioneer of documentary photography,


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...* BUCKETLIST... Take a rain somewhere farther then NYC

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