Phiadon, Dorothea Lange

The Story Behind the Iconic “Migrant Mother” Photograph and How Dorothea Lange Almost Didn’t Take It

“Migrant Mother,” Dorothea Lange, 1936 For many, Florence Owens Thompson is the face of the Great Depression, thanks to legendary photographer Dorothea Lange. Lange made this photograph while visiting a camp in California in February With this.

L’Atelier de Picasso [Picasso’s Studio]. Rue des Grands-Augustins, Paris 6e, May 9, 1944. From Brassaï “The light is marvelous today. It sets to vibrating the roof-tops, the chimneys, the section of wall."

L’Atelier de Picasso [Picasso’s Studio] Rue des Grands-Augustins, Paris May 1944 From Brassaï, Paris. Picasso's Dog from Stella McLeod

Helmut Newton self-portrait

Helmut Newton is a famous photographer who primarily specialized in fashion photography early on but later became well known for his portraits of nude women.


trastevere, rome, italy, 1959 © henri cartier-bresson/ magnum photos, from henri cartier-bresson: europeans

© brassaï, les escaliers de montmartre, paris, 1936 » big thanks to editors for featuring this beautiful and famous photograph by brassaï on the tumblr radar, and to every single one of you out there for visiting, liking, reblogging, following, kind words, and support. it was unreal getting featured for the 2nd time. i think i need some new pants. — luna

© brassaï, les escaliers de montmartre, paris, 1936 I like the style of photography this person has because they are able to take cool pictures in the interesting areas of France.

Dorothea Lange My parents said I had a baby bottle like this in 1950.

Photographer Dorothea Lange: On the road with her family one month from South Dakota, Tulelake, Siskiyou County, California, 1939

Le lait miraculeux de la Vierge    Série: I.N.R.I.  Bettina Rheims  Photographie  Mars 1997  Galerie Jérôme de Noirmont, Paris.

Le lait miraculeux de la Vierge - "The Miraculous Milk of the Virgin. photograph by Bettina Rheims 1997

Bettina Rheims, Orang-outang, Paris, 1985

Mitch O'Connell: Crazy Chimps, Monkey Mischief and Gorilla Goofiness! The weirdest collection of vintage Strange Surreal Sexy Simian Silliness EVER!