A great site with vintage photography

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  1. Jim Chinn

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    I recently found this web site:

    http://www.shorpy.com/

    This may have been linked to in a previous post somewhere. Enjoy!
     
  2. Jim Noel

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    Very Interesting. Thanks for posting.
     
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    Yes, the 4x5 Kodachrome slides from WWII are really interesting.
     
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    Wow 4x5 Kodachrome! That'd keep digital at bay for a few more years wot?
     
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    thanks for the link... its great

    as by the way, on about the same note, i wanna recommend a fantastic book : "the weimar republic through the lens of the press"
     
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    I've had it bookmarked for a while now. Every couple of days I visit there and immerse myself in the distant but seemingly familiar and vivid past. Ain't pitchurs wunnerful!!??
     
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    Great. A slice of a nation's history. Thanks

    pentaxuser
     
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    Er...wow. I've been looking at this stuff for hours now. I should stop, but it's so interesting.

    Thank you for posting this. :smile:
     
  9. Jim Chinn

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    Another great site for vernacular/vintage photography is Square America:

    http://www.squareamerica.com/

    I like this site because it is true vernacular, snap shots from regular folks. I don't know what it is about this one but it is as addictive as crack.
     
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    Fantastic, this is what photography is, everything, everywhere. Thanks for the post, I'm going to spend a lot of time there.
     
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    very cool!!!!!
     
  12. Louis Nargi

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    great post