Category Archives: Mother & Child

The Mother of All Mothers

She “wanted it to be a holy day, a day of sentiment, not profit,”  dismissing greeting cards as “a poor excuse for the letter you are too lazy to write.” First celebrated in 1908, when Anna Jarvis held a memorial … Continue reading

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Gertrude Käsebier – Pioneering Pictorialist

Day 159 of Colourisation Project – October 13 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. Today’s subject, pioneering photographer, Gertrude Käsebier was one of the most recognized and influential American photographers around the … Continue reading

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Dorothea Lange – Migrant Mother

Day 157 of Colourisation Project – October 11 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. Migrant Mother, one of the most recognized and arresting images that photography has ever produced is today’s … Continue reading

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