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Re: Learning to See

Post by Macrology » Tue Jun 18, 2019 11:50 pm

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Édouard Boubat. Details unknown.

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Boubat's NYT obituary, noting his gift for photographing children.

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Re: Learning to See

Post by Macrology » Wed Jun 19, 2019 11:28 pm

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Édouard Boubat. Details unknown.

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Daily life according to Édouard Boubat (including lots of high quality photos by him).

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Re: Learning to See

Post by Macrology » Fri Jun 21, 2019 1:39 am

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Édouard Boubat. Details unknown.

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Édouard Boubat wrote:Poetry does not exist; it must be made, endlessly searched for.
(Notebook, 1958)

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Re: Learning to See

Post by Macrology » Sat Jun 22, 2019 4:51 am

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Édouard Boubat. Details unknown.

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The tenderness of awkwardness.

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Re: Learning to See

Post by Macrology » Sun Jun 23, 2019 12:22 am

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Édouard Boubat. Details unknown.

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Re: Learning to See

Post by Stu » Mon Jun 24, 2019 12:12 am

Love it!
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Re: Learning to See

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Édouard Boubat. Details unknown.

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Re: Learning to See

Post by Macrology » Mon Jun 24, 2019 11:45 pm

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Édouard Boubat. Sunflower. 1985.

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Re: Learning to See

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Édouard Boubat. Nu féminin. Mexique. 1981.

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Re: Learning to See

Post by Macrology » Wed Jun 26, 2019 11:04 pm

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Édouard Boubat. Lella. Bretagne. 1947.

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Boubat's photographs of his first wife, Lella, may be the most beautiful photographs any man has ever taken of a woman. He is clearly in love, but the romance never clouds her humanity: she remains resolutely - sometimes almost defiantly - herself, and one feels that's what Boubat loves most about her.

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Re: Learning to See

Post by Macrology » Fri Jun 28, 2019 2:12 am

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Édouard Boubat. Lella. 1948.

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In his portraits of Lella, Boubat captures her sensuality without indulging in eroticism. He sees her sexual allure without any sense of urgency, as a simple fact of life, an essential part of her that blends seamlessly with the rest.

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Re: Learning to See

Post by Macrology » Fri Jun 28, 2019 10:17 pm

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Édouard Boubat. Lella. Brittany. 1947.

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His most iconic portrait of Lella, and one of my favorite portraits ever taken of any woman. It contains everything: a hint of sensuality, with the black bra showing through the muslin; the delicacy of her figure, heightened the calm resolve in her expression; and her beauty, which straddles the line between girlish and womanly.

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Re: Learning to See

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Photographer Unknown. Nu. Etude. Circa 1982.

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Re: Learning to See

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Yasuhiro Wakabayashi. From Fighting Fish-Fighting Birds. 1990.

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AKA Hiro, best known for his pioneering fashion photography.

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Re: Learning to See

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Louis Lafon. Tubular Jetty. Mouth of the Adour. Port of Bayonne. 1892.

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A brief bio on what little is known about industrial photographer Louis Lafon.

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Re: Learning to See

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Alessandra Sanguinetti. Argentina. Buenos Aires. Summer bath. 2000.

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A Magnum Photographer

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Re: Learning to See

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Leonard Freed. Winter in Holland. 1964.

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A Magnum Photographer

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Re: Learning to See

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Leonard Freed. Jerusalem. Children at play. Modern apartments occupied by religious families. 1987.

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More of his work and a brief bio.

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Re: Learning to See

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Leonard Freed. Naples. 1958.

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Re: Learning to See

Post by Macrology » Mon Jul 08, 2019 1:26 am

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Leonard Freed. Netherlands. Winter in Holland. 1964.

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More of his work

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Re: Learning to See

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Leonard Freed. Netherlands. Amsterdam. Boy playing in hull of ship. 1964.

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Re: Learning to See

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Re: Learning to See

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Leonard Freed. Netherlands. Amsterdam. Winter scene. 1964.

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Re: Learning to See

Post by Macrology » Fri Jul 12, 2019 4:34 am

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Leonard Freed. Netherlands. Winter in Holland. 1964.

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Re: Learning to See

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Re: Learning to See

Post by Macrology » Fri Jul 12, 2019 9:55 pm

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Leonard Freed. New York City. Death from overdose in Harlem. 1972.

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Re: Learning to See

Post by Macrology » Sun Jul 14, 2019 3:58 am

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Leonard Freed. Angola, Louisiana. Angola prison. 1963.

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Re: Learning to See

Post by Macrology » Sun Jul 14, 2019 10:09 pm

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Leonard Freed. Segregated ward for women at the city prison in New Orleans, Louisiana. 1963.

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Thoughts on Leonard Freed's 60s photographs about race in America.

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Re: Learning to See

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Re: Learning to See

Post by Macrology » Mon Jul 15, 2019 11:27 pm

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Leonard Freed. New Orleans, Louisiana. A jazz funeral for a musician who died. 1963.

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Re: Learning to See

Post by Kayden Kross » Tue Jul 16, 2019 12:30 am

Always loved Freed's police photos. That one of the OD in the stairway is probably one of my favourites.
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