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The Best Civil War Photos

Confederate General Robert E. Lee surrendered his army to Union General Ulysses S. Grant on April 9, 1865, at the Appomattox Court House (pictured), ending what remains the deadliest war in American history, claiming the lives of over 600,000 soldiers and an
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European Central Bank Annual Photography Award 2009

Europe stands for unity, for common roots and individual forms of expression, for shared traditions and regional diversities. This year’s Cultural Days of the ECB, of which the ECB Annual Photography Award forms a part, were dedicated to Romania.

The ART OF PHOTOGRAPHY SHOW 2010

The Art of Photography Show 2010 is a world-class international exhibition of photographic art which occured from August 28 through November 7, 2010 at the elegant two-level Lyceum Theatre Gallery, a perfect venue for exhibiting a large showcase of awesome
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Christian Schmidt

Christian Schmidt, born 1970 in Goettingen. Freelance photographer since 2000, based in Stuttgart, Germany. Since 2002, winning more than 100 awards at ADC Berlin, ADC New York, AOP London, BFF Germany, Commarts USA, Graphis USA, Lürzers Archive & Lürzers 200
5000 Naked Sidney Opera House

Five-thousand naked on the steps of the Sidney Opera House

The artist Spencer Tunick put out the call - and Sydney answered. More than 5000 volunteers began arriving from 4am, queueing from the Opera House forecourt round to the Museum of Contemporary Art to be part of the American's nude art installation; a crowd so big

Tim Hetherington signs up for the Guernsey Photography Festival

The Guernsey Photography Festival has announced that Tim Hetherington, an acclaimed international photojournalist, will be exhibiting as part of the festival’s main programme. Hetherington’s work is primarily associated with documenting the war in Liberia, West