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Special Edition of the London Photograph Fair Is an Interesting Side Trip during the Week of Photo London

The Special Edition of The London Photograph Fair, the longstanding tabletop fair, was a far more interesting affair this year than last. With just 17 exhibitors, it was much smaller…

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Featured Exhibit

Barry Thumma: Photographing the Presidents and Other High Profile Subjects

By Alex Novak

Barry L. Thumma was born in 1947. He graduated in 1965 from Penn Manor High School and attended Millersville University.

Thumma was an Associated Press photographer, who covered…

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Collecting Resources

The Insider's Guide to Buying Photographs

Besides historical and aesthetic considerations, most photography collectors ultimately will face the real economic issue of both buying and selling images.

Few of us merely inherit a collection and then pass…

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