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Behind Photographs

The Faces Behind The Most Iconic Photographs

In December 2006, photographer Tim Mantoani rented a 20×24 Polaroid camera and used it to capture portraits of photographers Jim Marshall and Michael Zagaris holding their best-known photos. Polaroid portraits may not sound all that special, but when you consider each 20×24-inch shot costs $200 to take, you now the…

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Old Tricks Make For Spooky New Photos

Since the invention of photography, clever artists have used the medium to trick the public with macabre images. And even after 150 years, we continue to be spooked by these old photos. Just take a look at your Facebook timeline today and you’re sure to find “50 Billion Unexplained Spooky…

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The Abandoned Ruins of Detroit

Today, when you think of Detroit, you think of crime, decrepit buildings and an abandon urban wasteland looking to be wiped clean, as if to push the reset button. As the largest city in the U.S. to file for brankruptcy, Detroit’s once beautiful historic buildings and landmarks are crumbling and…