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American photographer who studied under Samuel FB Morse/best known for photos of scenes from the Civil War/photographed 18 of 19 US Presidents from Quincy Adams to McKinley
Australian-born photographer based in NY/baby pictures for calendars/book Down in the Garden
Also known as chripotype or gold print/invented by Herschel (1842)/coated paper w/ferric citrate, exposed it to sun in contact w/etching used as mask, then developed w/chloroaurate
American documentary photographer and photojournalist, best known for her Depression-era work for the Farm Security Administration (FSA)
Small illustration or portrait photograph that fades into its background without a definite border
Also melainotype or ferrotype/photo made by creating direct positive on thin sheet of metal coated w/dark lacquer or enamel & used as the support for the photographic emulsion
Early type of image projector employing pictures painted, printed or produced photographically on transparent plates (usually made of glass), one or more lenses, and a light source
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first commercially successful photographic process (1839-1860)/named for French inventor/polished sheet of silver-plated copper treated w/fumes/image appears to be floating
American photographer who has worked in photojournalism and editorial/best known for 1984 photo 'Afghan Girl' in National Geographic magazine
American photographer and modern art promoter/50-yr career/ran NY art galleries/married to Georgia O'Keefe/Camera Work journal
Aesthetic quality of the blur produced in the out-of-focus parts of an image produced by a lens/the way the lens renders out-of-focus points of light
Optical device consisting of a box w/hole in 1 side/light passes thru hole/strikes surface inside where it is reproduced, inverted (thus upside-down) w/original color & perspective
American portrait photographer/photographed John Lennon on the day he was assassinated/naked photo w/Yoko Ono for Rolling Stone magazine 5 hrs before he was shot
American photographer & environmentalist/black-and-white landscape photos of American West (esp. Yosemite Nat'l Park)/developed Zone System for exposure/founded Group f/64

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