Theatre Talks - Grauman's Million Dollar Theatre
Exhibitors Herald, May 4, 1918: “Flashlight Photo of entrance to Grauman’s New Million-Dollar Theatre, Los Angeles with Sessue Hayakawa, the actor, and Sid Grauman, Managing Director, in the foreground.
Loew’s Paradise Theatre, Bronx, NY – 1930
Loew’s Paradise Theatre, Bronx, New York – December 6, 1930. On the bill -- Norma Talmadge in “Du Barry, Woman of Passion” and on stage Barto and Mann in “Mexicana” and A Capitol Revue with Bert Frohman. Photo by George Mann of the comedy dance team, Barto and Mann.
Times Square of Yesteryear – Part 2
In Part 2 still more theatres that made Times Square a mecca for moviegoers. The New York aka Globe Theater and the Big Apple As the Times Square district deteriorated, the theaters began to r…
Paramount Theatre, NY – 1935
Paramount Theatre, New York – 1935. On the bill -- Charles Laughton, Charles Ruggles, Roland Young, Mary Boland, Zazu Pitts, and Leila Hyams in "Ruggles of Red Gap." Photo by George Mann of the comedy dance team, Barto and Mann.
At the abandoned cinema
From an abandoned cinema in Berlin. Last movie: Free Willy 2... if you look closely. On tour with Andre Govia, Rusty Photography, Martin Widlund and Ill-Padrino My blog ||twitter || youtube || vimeo If you are inspired to do urban exploration after seeing my pictures, do so at your own risk. It can be dangerous and illegal and I'm not responsible for your decisions and actions. Don't steal things, break in or vandalize places.
Photography | 1839 - 1960s AD
Until the 1880s, how were news stories illustrated? They were illustrated with engravings. What is a camera obscura? A way to observe light. How did scholars and artists utilize the camera obscure? They used it to observe sola eclipses. Artists used it to paint and trace outside scenes. From where did the photographic camera develop? The portable box. Who first used the term "photography"? Where was is derived from? John Hershal. It is from the Greek words light and writing. Post an the…
Portrait of Mohan Lal with His Camera | India (Udaipur, Mewar, Rajasthan) | The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Originally commissioned by the Maharaja of Udaipur/Mewar then remained in the hereditary collection of the Maharaja of Udaipur/Mewar until the Udaipur City Palace Museum was opened to the public.