Alfred Eisenstaedt, Children Watching a Puppet Theatre, Paris, 1963

I love this photo.Children at a puppet Theatre watching St. George and the Dragon story; photo by Alfred Eisenstaedt, Tuileries, Paris, 1963

Egyptian Fishing Boats, Suarez Canal near Port Said,1935 by Alfred Eisenstaedt

egyptian fishing boats sailing along suez canal near port said, 1935 photo by alfred eisenstaedt

V-J Day in Contact Sheets ( Alfred Eisenstaedt )

V-J Day in Contact Sheets

Alfred Eisenstaedt - Time & Life Pictures/Caption from the August issue of LIFE. "In the middle of New York's Times Square a white-clad girl clutches her purse and skirt as an uninhibited sailor plants his lips squarely on hers.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 1868 by Julia Margaret Cameron.His wife died when a dropped match ignited her enormous hoop skirt

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow was an American poet and educator whose works include "Paul Revere's Ride", The Song of Hiawatha, and Evangeline ~ Portrait by Julia Margaret Cameron

Photography by Julia Margaret Cameron.

Julia Margaret Cameron, Beatrice, 1866 Julia successfully captured the model's facial features while stimulating an emotion of forlornness. The sepia filter better evokes this emotion with its warmth, as opposed to harsher contrast of black and white.

Margaret Bourke-White // Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images. During the Great Ohio River Flood of 1937, at the height of the Great Depression, African Americans in Louisville, Kentucky, line up seeking food and clothing from a relief station, in front of a billboard ironically proclaiming, "World's Highest Standard of Living."

Louisville Flood Victims ● African-American flood victims line up to get food and clothing from a Red Cross relief station in front of billboard ironically extolling The American Way in January (Margaret Bourke-White/Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images)

Really amazing photographs by Eikoh Hosoe of famous Butoh dancer Kazuo Ohno.

Photography by Eikoh Hosoe 細江 英公 - Kazuo Ohno 大野 一雄 (Ōno Kazuo, October 1906 – June 1994 from the series The butterfly dream © Eikoh Hosoe/Courtesy Studio Equis.

Kazuo Ohno Image detail for -EIKOH HOSOE - PHOTOGRAPHER

“The Butoh costume is like throwing the cosmos onto one’s shoulders. And for Butoh, while the costume covers the body, it is the body that is the costume of the soul. -Kazuo Ohno Photo of Kazuo Ohno.


Portrait: Julia Margaret Cameron

March 1792 – Birth date of English mathematician, astronomer, chemist, and experimental photographer/inventor, Sir John Frederick William Herschel.

muhammad-ali photo by gordon parks! "The Greatest!"

Photography of Gordon Parks on display in 'Crossroads' exhibit at York College Galleries

Muhammad Ali, Floride, 1966 © The Gordon Parks Foundation. Courtesy The Gordon Parks Foundation