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Weekend inspiration: The Vivian Maier Documentary

By now, most photogs have heard of Vivian Maier. She’s the woman whose surprising street photography was discovered in 2007, and whom Rey wrote about in 2011 here. It’s worth a quick side trip to that post for some background, … Continue reading

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A Street photographer discovery for your Saturday morning coffee

I just came upon this while having my Saturday AM java fix.  By now you’ve most likely heard of the discovery of Vivian Maier, a nanny who also had a passion and talent for street photography, and whose work wasn’t … Continue reading

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Greatness. When you least expect it.

John Maloof, Chicago area real estate agent and aspiring book author, wandered into an auction house one day a few years ago and made a discovery that changed his life.  That discovery was the brilliant work of Vivian Maier.  If … Continue reading

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