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Stanley Kubrick's Dramatic Photos of 1940s New York City

As we previously mentioned, before he became famous for directing films like A Clockwork Orange, Lolita, and Dr. Strangelove, Stanley Kubrick was a poor kid from the Bronx who worked as a photojour...
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    Circus [Trapeze artists.] Stanley Kubrick

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    New York 1940 by Stanley Kubrick

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    #StanleyKubrick, photography 1940's New York City #flavorwire

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    Before Stanley Kubrick was a filmmaker, he was a New York City-based photojournalist for Look magazine. His photography career began in 1945 when Kubrick sold a photo to Look (he was just 17 at the time.) From 1946 to 1950, Kubrick worked for the magazine, completing more than 300 assignments documenting the sights and people of New York City.

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    Stanley Kubrick’s Photos of 1940s New York City

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    Stanley Kubrick High Wire Act, New York City, for “Look” Magazine 1948

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