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A Photographic Memory

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Essays

Portraiture

Gallery - In the Studio

No two photographic sessions are alike and as a result, even the simplest formal portraits will communicate vastly different types of information to the viewer. Today for example, we might notice Papineau's unusual tuft of hair, Lady Wilson or Maun-gua-daus' modes of dress, Mary Ann Shadd Cary's serious look, or the soft focus that lends itself to a romantic gaze.

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