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Ruth Bernhard (Connections)

Margaretta K. Mitchell, Ruth Bernhard, 1978 (28.1983) Ruth Bernhard (1905-2006). Ruth Bernhard lives in the upstairs flat of a narrow white Victorian house in San Francisco. The staircase runs straight to the top, where both long walls are hung with … Continue reading

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Ruth Bernhard: “The future will take care of itself…”

Ruth Bernhard (1905-2006), Doll’s head, 1936 (357.1982) Ruth Bernhard at ICP, October 17, 1981: Ruth Bernhard, ICP, February 25, 1987: Ruth Bernhard (1905-2006), Doll’s head, 1936 (43.2002) Ruth Bernhard, ICP, October 17, 1981: Ruth Bernhard (1905-2006), Bone and Passionflower, 1956 … Continue reading

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Ruth Bernhard: A connection with everything.

Ruth Bernhard (1905-2006), Teapot, 1976 (370.1982) Ruth Bernhard at ICP, September 27, 1979. “Now, this teapot was run over by a truck in Chinatown…” Ruth Bernhard at ICP, October 17, 1981. “…it’s a teapot that was crushed by a truck…” … Continue reading

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Ruth Bernhard: “How I became a photographer…”

Ruth Bernhard (1905-2006), Doorknob, 1970 (367.1982) Ruth Bernhard at ICP, September 27, 1979. Ruth Bernhard (1905-2006), Apple tree, 1970 (366.1982) Ruth Bernhard at ICP, September 27, 1979. Ruth Bernhard (1905-2006), Burnt tree, 1948 (760.1984) Ruth Bernhard at ICP, October 17, … Continue reading

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Ruth Bernhard

Ruth Bernhard (1905-2006), Doll’s head, 1936 (357.1982) Ruth Bernhard at ICP, October 17, 1981 Ruth Bernhard (1905-2006), Star shell, 1943 (358.1982) Ruth Bernhard at ICP, October 17, 1981 Ruth Bernhard (1905-2006), Shell in silk, 1939 (304.1981) Ruth Bernhard at ICP, … Continue reading

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“Patience Is What You Need to Take Cat Pictures”

This is a good example of two completely different reactions to the photographer. One cat, although relaxed in body, is nervously troubled by the cameraman, camera, and lights. The other cat just hasn’t nerves – nothing matters except relaxation. Photo … Continue reading

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Toni Frissell

Toni Frissell (1907-1988), Five Girls Running, New York, 1930s (2.1979) Toni Frissell (1907-1988), [American soldier in bombed church in World War II, Italy], January 1945 (5.1979) Toni Frissell (1907-1988), My Daughter Sidney and Her Grandmother, Long Island, June 1944 (4.1979) … Continue reading

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International Women’s Day 2016

Margaretta K. Mitchell, Ruth Bernhard, 1978 (28.1983) Ruth Bernhard (1905-2006). Ruth Bernhard lives in the upstairs flat of a narrow white Victorian house in San Francisco. The staircase runs straight to the top, where both long walls are hung with … Continue reading

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“Patience Is What You Need to Take Cat Pictures”

Ralph Steiner, “Patience Is What You Need to Take Cat Pictures,” PM Weekly, July 13, 1941, pp. 48-49 (photos by Thurman Rotan, Torkel Korling, Ruth Bernhard, and R.L. Doty, etc.) Cats are like children in that most people like them. … Continue reading

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70 Years Ago Today… A New Kind of Newspaper: “We are for people who are kindly and courageous and honest.”

On June 18, 1940 the first (Vol. 1, No. 1) copy of PM rolled of the presses (leased from the Brooklyn Daily Eagle) and into the hands and under the eyes of eager New Yorkers. From: Ralph Ingersoll To: The … Continue reading

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