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Double exposure: new Paris venue to unveil two historic photography collections

Exhibition space will show and sell digital reproductions of images from the archives of the Roger-Viollet agency and France-Soir newspaper

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Rijksmuseum explores how botany helped give birth to photography

the New Realities of 19th-century photography shows key developments in scientific and artistic endeavour

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Magnum Photos celebrates 70 years in New York with a show of 250 works

The International Center of Photography in New York will play host to the highlights produced by this prestigious agency

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Books

Parr and Badger's photobook trilogy completed with The Photobook: a History

Martin Parr and Gerry Badger explore propaganda, conflict, sex, and death

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New Met exhibition explores pre-digital manipulation of photography

Photographers began manipulating their work long before the digital era

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Photography

Books: A heavyweight volume trawls the archives of Magnum Photos to celebrate a once revolutionary, now dying technique

In between the (contact) sheets

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A first-rate history of photography, the V&A museum and its pioneering collecting

Collecting oneself—and a few others besides in the Victoria & Albert Museum Photographic Department

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Tate

Tate announces its exhibition schedule for 2007

Next year's schedule is packed with big names

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Photography

Three young photographers who covered the war in Afghanistan talk about their experiences

'I am a photographer and I quite often get sent to photograph wars, I report on the human condition'

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Art dealers

Diary of a New York dealer, Hans Kraus, Jr: “The old medium has died and digital has taken over”

Why collectors of 19th-century painting are crossing over into photography

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Photography

100 Photographs: a collection by Bruce Bernard

Photographs from the 1840s to the 1990s never before shown in public

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Seeing Things: photographing objects 1850-2001

Canon Photography Gallery, Victoria & Albert Museum

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Museums

Vintage photos from MoMA to be auctioned at Sotheby's

The museum is to deaccession duplicates from its collection

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Books

Books: The photography of Bill Brandt

This handsome overview spans the celebrated photographer's entire career

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Interview with Jeff Rosenheim and Maria Morris Hambourg on Walker Evans: At the roots of Warhol

The upcoming Met exhibition presents the whole career of the photographer famous for his images of the Depression

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Decisive moments: the history of photography at the V&A

How photographers from 1845 to the present have reflected time

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Photography

“Private dreams and unknowable pleasures” in early photography

Clementina, Lady Hawarden, a forgotten precursor of Julia Margaret Cameron, is the subject of this book and of the Victoria and Albert Museum exhibition

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Victoria & Albert Museum

Europe’s top photography collection now has a permanent gallery. From the dawn of photography to now

At the Victoria and Albert Museum, a single curator, Mark Haworth-Booth, has developed one the four greatest collections in the world