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American photographer who has worked in photojournalism and editorial/best known for 1984 photo 'Afghan Girl' in National Geographic magazine
Small illustration or portrait photograph that fades into its background without a definite border
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 photographer and modern art promoter/50-yr career/ran NY art galleries/married to Georgia O'Keefe/Camera Work journal/The Last Joke/The Terminal
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
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
US photographer/B&W landscape photos of American West (esp. Yosemite Nat'l Park)/developed Zone System for exposure/founded Group f/64/Jeffrey Pine/Rose & Driftwood/Half Dome pics
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
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Australian-born photographer based in NY/baby pictures for calendars/book Down in the Garden
American scientist & inventor/co-founded Polaroid/invented cheap filters for polarizing light, a system of in-camera instant photography, & the retinex theory of color vision
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
American documentary photographer & photojournalist/known for her Depression-era work for Farm Security Administration (FSA)/Migrant Mother/Broke, Baby Sick & Car Trouble!
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 studied under Samuel Morse/photos of scenes from Civil War/photographed 18 of 19 US Presidents from Quincy Adams - McKinley/also Jeff Davis & Robert E Lee
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

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