New York photographer Ryan Brenizer has spent his whole life running from boredom. Somehow this chase led him to the world of wedding photography—where he skillfully manages the chaos and unpredictable nature of a wedding day in order to capture the most authentic and beautiful moments possible. His success in doing so has led him to being named one of the Top-10 wedding photographers in the world, by American Photo and Rangefinder Magazines.
Lewis Hine was a New York City school teacher and social documentary photographer. In 1911, he was hired by the National Child Labor Committee to document child labor abuses in America. His heart-wrenching images of children at work helped lead to the passage of new labor laws in the United States.
To commemorate Autistic Pride Day, Flickr photographers share a glimpse into the world of autism, in their own words.
Eva Merry could not imagine life without a camera in her hands. This 19-year old photographer from Austria started taking her photography seriously when she joined Flickr in 2011. Asked what she’s learned here, Eva replied, “Mostly that art doesn’t have to be pretty. It should make you feel something.”
First published 75 years ago in 1939, the Depression-era epic and Pulitzer Prize-winning novel “The Grapes of Wrath,” by John Steinbeck, chronicles the Dust Bowl […]