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Famous Photo Quiz

While fine art photography can be traced back to the Victorian era, the fascination really developed in the early 1900s when Alfred Stieglitz introduced fine art photography into museum collections. It’s not always easy to tell a photograph’s relative value — historical and technical relevance are often considered. Quiz: Which of these three photographs sold […]

Halloween Costumes

This Halloween has us thinking about photos from years past — the old decorations, the treats, our first costumes! There’s something special about that very first costume, isn’t there? Whether it was lovingly handmade by a devoted parent, or excitedly chosen on a family outing, that costume will always be precious. Tell us about your […]

Back to School, With Your Favorite Teachers

It’s back to school to time! For many of us, school was excruciating. But nearly everybody has a favorite teacher–some kind or wise figure who helped us turn a corner of some kind, when we were a kid. Share your story below! We’ll start: For me, I had a few favorite teachers, but the one […]

Volcanoes, Who Knew?

Like a lot of folks, including the europe-bound travelers who had to sleep at O’Hare Airport last week (see picture), we were surprised at the impact that the recent volcanic eruptions in Iceland have had on air travel. It turns out that because Europe’s air space is so confined, flights have few options for re-routing […]

Holiday Photo Caption Contest

Congrats to Richard, whose post #72 wins the prize–all of his scanning charges, waived! The holidays are always full of everything–the good, the bad, and the ugly. And also, we should say, the hilarious. The photo above is from one of our employee family collections (scanned by ScanCafe, naturally). For fun, write your own funny, […]