Luminous-Lint - for collectors and connoisseurs of fine photography
LL/6893
Honoré Daumier
Nadar Elevating Photography to the Hieght of Art [Nadar elevant la Photographie a la hauteur de l'Art]
1862, 25 May
Lithograph
 
George Eastman Museum
Courtesy of George Eastman House, Gift of Eastman Kodak Company: ex-collection Gabriel Cromer (GEH NEG: 20032)
 
LL/6893

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LL/40386
Nadar
[Nadar with His Wife, Ernestine, in a Balloon]
1865 (ca, taken) 1890s (print)
Gelatin silver print, from glass negative
9 x 7.8 cm (3 9/16 x 3 1/16 ins) (image) 23 x 19.9 cm (9 1/16 x 7 13/16 ins) (mount)
 
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Gilman Collection, Gift of The Howard Gilman Foundation, 2005, Accession Number: 2005.100.313
 
LL/40386

2 of 63
LL/6572
Unidentified photographer
Nadar
n.d.
Photograph
14.2 x 9.5 cm
 
Location and source information requested
 
LL/6572

3 of 63
LL/43724
Nadar
Le Géant, the gondola of Nadar's balloon
1863 (ca)
Albumen print
9,5 x 12,5 cm
 
Bassenge Photography Auctions
Photography 19th-21st Century (1 June 2011) Lot: 4127
 
LL/43724

4 of 63
LL/48297
Nadar
[Nadar in his balloon]
1860s
Carte de visite
 
Private collection
 
LL/48297 [Further details available]

5 of 63
LL/48296
Nadar
Aerial view of Paris
1858
 
United States Geological Service
 
LL/48296 [Further details available]

6 of 63
LL/34379
Nadar
M. Nadar, a celebrated Parisian photographer
1863, 15 October
Journal page
 
Google Books
 
LL/34379 [Further details available]

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LL/36146
Nadar
The various balloon experiments of M. Nadar...
1866, 9 June
Magazine page
 
Google Books
 
LL/36146 [Further details available]

8 of 63
LL/1659
Unidentified photographer
Marine Sargeant Grace L. Wyman practices aerial photography at the United States Marine Corps Air Station at Cherry Point in the southern U.S. state of North Carolina.
1945, 23 January
Gelatin silver print
 
National Archives and Records Administration
[ARC Identifier: 535771]
 
LL/1659

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LL/31891
Bob Reeve
Brad Washburn and the Fairchild 71 monoplane, Valdez, Alaska, 1937, holding his 50 pond Fairchild K-6 camera. He is actually roped to the far side of the cabin to keep him from falling out in turbulent air
1937
Gelatin silver print
 
Panopticon Gallery
 
LL/31891

10 of 63
LL/50784
James Wallace Black & Samuel A. King
Untitled (cracked emulsion - Aerial photograph of Providence Rhode Island from a balloon)
1860, 16 August
Albumen silver print
0 x 7 3/4 ins (25.0 x 19.7 cm)
 
MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York
Gift of Warner Communications, Inc., MoMA Number: 1113.1979
 
LL/50784

11 of 63
LL/36172
James Wallace Black
Aerial view of Boston
1860, 13 October
Albumen print from glass negative
10 1/16 x 7 15/16 in (25.6 x 20.2 cm)
 
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Robert O. Dougan Collection, Gift of Warner Communications Inc., 1981 (1981.1229.4)
 
LL/36172 [Further details available]

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LL/13969
James Wallace Black
Aerial View of Boston
1860 (ca)
 
Lee Gallery
Courtesy of Lee Gallery (X1083)
 
LL/13969

13 of 63
LL/40553
James Wallace Black
Boston, as the Eagle and the Wild Goose See It
1860
Albumen silver print, from glass negative
18.5 x 16.7 cm (7 5/16 x 6 9/16 ins) (irregularly trimmed)
 
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Gilman Collection, Purchase, Ann Tenenbaum and Thomas H. Lee Gift, 2005, Accession Number: 2005.100.87
 
LL/40553

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LL/45537
James Wallace Black
Boston, as the Eagle and the Wild Goose See It
1860
Albumen print
 
Boston Public Library, Print Department
File name: 05_01_000036
 
LL/45537 [Further details available]

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LL/44595
James Wallace Black
Aerial view of Providence, Rhode Island
1860
Albumen print
26.2 x 19.6 cm (10 5/16 x 7 11/16 ins)
 
Princeton University Art Museum
Robert O. Dougan Collection, gift of WarnerCommunications, Inc., Object Number: x1979-116
 
LL/44595

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LL/54029
Unidentified photographer
Grenoble vue d'un ballon
1880 (ca)
Albumen print
16.8 x 12 cm
 
Tajan
Vente 9930, Lot 75
 
LL/54029

17 of 63
LL/48299
George R. Lawrence
Photograph of San Francisco in ruins from Lawrence Captive Airship, 2000 feet above San Francisco Bay overlooking water front. Sunset over Golden [Gat]e
1906, 28 May
Gelatin silver print
 
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Reproduction number LC-DIG-ppmsca-07823 DLC
 
LL/48299

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LL/36490
Lieutenant Philip Henry Sharpe
Stonehenge (oblique view)
1906, September
Gelatin silver print
 
The Society of Antiquaries
English Heritage / Society of Antiquaries
 
LL/36490 [Further details available]

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LL/36378
Eduard Spelterini
Pyramids of Gizah, Egypt. From left to right: Menkaure, Kephren, Cheops. Photographed from a balloon from about 600 metres above ground
1904, 21 November
Gelatin silver print
 
Creative Commons - Wikipedia
 
LL/36378 [Further details available]

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LL/36380
Eduard Spelterini
Aerial view of an alpine lake and mountains in Switzerland: Glattalpsee on Glattalp, canton of Schwyz, Switzerland.
1912, 29 August
Gelatin silver print
 
Creative Commons - Wikipedia
 
LL/36380 [Further details available]

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LL/10665
Unidentified photographer
Festieux, Alt: 2900 (113-089)
1917, 10 February
Gelatin silver print
17.4 x 23 cm
 
AnamorFose
 
LL/10665 [Further details available]

22 of 63
LL/10666
Unidentified photographer
Sainte-Croix, Alt: 2700 (124-060)
1917, 10 February
Gelatin silver print
17.4 x 23 cm
 
AnamorFose
 
LL/10666 [Further details available]

23 of 63
LL/10667
Unidentified photographer
Ouest des Cavaliers de Courcy, Alt: 2000 (291-855)
1916, 31 July
Gelatin silver print
17.4 x 23 cm
 
AnamorFose
 
LL/10667 [Further details available]

24 of 63
LL/10668
Unidentified photographer
Route de Reims à pont Gérard, Alt: 3800 (320-913)
1917, 14 February
Gelatin silver print
17.4 x 23 cm
 
AnamorFose
 
LL/10668 [Further details available]

25 of 63
LL/12986
Unidentified photographer
Aerial bombing raids over Kirchland, Germany
1914-1918
Gelatin silver print
5 x 7 in
 
Collection of Brad Feuerhelm
 
LL/12986

26 of 63
LL/1660
Unidentified photographer
Aerial view of ruins of Vaux, France
1918, March - November (ca)
Gelatin silver print
 
National Archives and Records Administration
[ARC Identifier: 512862]
 
LL/1660

27 of 63
LL/41576
Unknown (French)
Aerial reconnaissance photographs
1914-1918
Gelatin silver print, composite
 
Northern Light Gallery
 
LL/41576

28 of 63
LL/36717
Unidentified photographer
Photographed from a German Aeroplane: Tanks at Cambrai
1918, 26 January
Magazine illustration
 
The Courtauld Institute of Art
Copyright: Illustrated London News Ltd. All rights reserved, Gale Document Number: HN3100550181
 
LL/36717 [Further details available]

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LL/36374
Aerial reconnaissance photograph of Passchendaele
1917, 16 June
Book illustration, from Gelatin silver print
 
Location and source information requested
 
LL/36374 [Further details available]

30 of 63
LL/36375
Aerial reconnaissance photograph of Passchendaele
1917, 5 December
Book illustration, from Gelatin silver print
 
Location and source information requested
 
LL/36375 [Further details available]

31 of 63
LL/49609
Charles E. Brown
Jérusalem, vue d'avion
1920-1930
Gelatin silver print
30.5 x 37.5 cm
 
Piasa
Photographies et livres de photographies, 1 February 2013, Lot 85
 
LL/49609

32 of 63
LL/36718
Unidentified photographer
Undoing the work of Vesuvius eighteen centuries ago: Pompeii as it is to-day - From the Air
1923, 2 June
Magazine illustration, rearranged
 
The Courtauld Institute of Art
Copyright: Illustrated London News Ltd. All rights reserved, Gale Document Number: HN3100254007
 
LL/36718 [Further details available]

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LL/15748
Walter Hahn
Aerial view of Dresden
1930s
Gelatin silver print
46 x 59 cm
 
Bassenge Photography Auctions
(88 / 4204)
 
LL/15748

34 of 63
LL/39444
Unidentified photographer
Aerial photograph of Manhattan
n.d.
Gelatin silver print
 
National Archive of the Netherlands / Nationaal Archief
Spaarnestad Photo, SFA001015856
 
LL/39444 [Further details available]

35 of 63
LL/36129
Unidentified photographer
Aerial photograph of bombing raid over Wangerooge in the North Sea.
1939-1945
Gelatin silver print
 
National Archives
The National Archives, Kew - AIR 14/3647
 
LL/36129

36 of 63
LL/59376
Flying Officer Michael Suckling (RAF)
Aerial reconnaissance photograph showing the Bismark in a Norwegian fjord
1941, 21 May
Photograph
 
Creative Commons - Wikipedia
 
LL/59376 [Further details available]

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LL/37921
Margaret Bourke-White
Aerial view of the total destruction from the repeated US and RAF bombing raids on the city, Mainz, Germany
1945
Gelatin silver print
13 1/2 x 10 5/8 ins
 
Howard Greenberg Gallery
Inventory no: 0083682
 
LL/37921

38 of 63
LL/1658
Unidentified photographer
Auschwitz I (Main Camp) - Oswiecim, Poland
1944, 25 August
Gelatin silver print
 
National Archives and Records Administration
[ARC Identifier: 305902]
 
LL/1658

39 of 63
LL/34024
Unidentified photographer
View of Hiroshima city before the bombing
1945, August
10 x 10 ins (255 x 255 mm)
 
Collection of Brad Feuerhelm
 
LL/34024

40 of 63
LL/34023
Unidentified photographer
View of Hiroshima city after the bombing
1945, August
10 x 10 ins (255 x 255 mm)
 
Collection of Brad Feuerhelm
 
LL/34023

41 of 63
LL/42970
Unidentified photographer
Aerial photograph of Heathrow Airport
1955
Gelatin silver print
 
National Archives
Catalogue Reference: BT 219/115, No known copyright restrictions.
 
LL/42970 [Further details available]

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LL/42976
Unidentified photographer
Aerial photograph of Aberdeen from the records of Naval Intelligence (UK Beach Intelligence) on a survey of Girdle Ness to Rattray Head.
1956, 7 May
Gelatin silver print
 
National Archives
Catalogue Reference: ADM 326/1279, No known copyright restrictions.
 
LL/42976 [Further details available]

43 of 63
LL/1657
Unidentified photographer
Aerial Photograph of Medium Range Ballistic Missile Launch Site Two at San Cristobal
1962, 1 November
Gelatin silver print
 
National Archives and Records Administration
[ARC Identifier: 193933]
 
LL/1657

44 of 63
LL/167
U.S. State Department
Terrorist Poison and Explosives Factory, Khurnal - Feb 2002. US State Department photo from Colin Powell's United Nations presentation.
2003, 5 February
Powerpoint presentation slide
 
Location and source information requested
 
LL/167

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LL/168
U.S. State Department
Sanitization of Ammunition Deport at Taji - 10 Nov 2002 and 22 Dec 2002. US State Department photo from Colin Powell's United Nations presentation.
2003, 5 February
Powerpoint presentation slide
 
Location and source information requested
 
LL/168

46 of 63
LL/31896
Bradford Washburn
Valdez, Alaska
1938
Gelatin silver print
 
Decaneas Archive
Courtesy of the Decaneas Archive
 
LL/31896

47 of 63
LL/31895
Bradford Washburn
A glacier turns a corner, Bend of Shoup Glacier, Alaska
1928
Gelatin silver print
 
Decaneas Archive
Courtesy of the Decaneas Archive
 
LL/31895

48 of 63
LL/6624
Aerial photograph illustrating typical drainage pattern developed in area underlain by Gila conglomerate. Gila County, Arizona
1962 (before)
 
United States Geological Service
US Geological Service (Digital File:pnp00001)
 
LL/6624

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LL/6622
Studies of Columbia Glacier. Superimposed portions of vertical aerial photos illustrating the photograph-overlay method. The two photos, taken on September 26 and November 15, 1981, are displaced about 190 m in the north-south direction.
1981
 
United States Geological Service
US Geological Service (Digital file: mmf00023)
 
LL/6622

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LL/5988
William A. Garnett
Foundations and Slabs, Lakewood, California
1950
Gelatin silver print
 
J. Paul Getty Museum
© William A. Garnett [Getty: 2000.32.26]
 
LL/5988

51 of 63
LL/7341
William A. Garnett
Rabbit and Cattle Tracks, Carrizo Plain, California
1955
Gelatin silver print
13 7/16 x 10 3/8 in
 
J. Paul Getty Museum
The J. Paul Getty Trust (2000.32.14), © William A. Garnett
 
LL/7341

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LL/16822
David Maisel
Oblivion 1365 - 47n
[Oblivion]
2004
C-print
 
Provided by the artist - David Maisel
© David Maisel
 
LL/16822 [Further details available]

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LL/16807
David Maisel
Oblivion 1382-52p
2004
 
Kopeikin Gallery
© David Maisel, Courtesy Paul Kopeikin Gallery, Los Angeles
 
LL/16807 [Further details available]

56 of 63
LL/3867
Terry Evans
Contoured Planting, Sioux City, Iowa
2000
C-print
 
Catherine Edelman Gallery
 
LL/3867

57 of 63
LL/3866
Terry Evans
Northwest of Santa Fe, N.M., Red Car
2002
C-print
 
Catherine Edelman Gallery
 
LL/3866

58 of 63
LL/43060
Logan Abassi
Haitians Mount Tent Cities in Aftermath of Quake, Port-au-Prince, Haiti
2010, 13 January
Color photograph
 
United Nations Photo
UN Photo/Logan Abassi. www.un.org/av/photo/, creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.0/deed.en
 
LL/43060 [Further details available]

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LL/47497
DigitalGlobe
Antonov An-26 over Tira Mande village, South Kordofan
2012, 8 March
Satellite remote imaging
 
Satellite Sentinel Project
DigitalGlobe, uploaded to flickr - Enough Project
 
LL/47497 [Further details available]

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LL/47498
DigitalGlobe
Flames and smoke consistent with aerial bombardment
2012, 8 March
Satellite remote imaging
 
Satellite Sentinel Project
DigitalGlobe, uploaded to flickr - Enough Project - http://www.enoughproject.org
 
LL/47498 [Further details available]

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LL/47499
DigitalGlobe
SAF Gunships and Transport at Kadugli Airstrip
2012, 13 January
Satellite remote imaging
 
Enough Project
DigitalGlobe, uploaded to flickr - Enough Project - http://www.enoughproject.org
 
LL/47499 [Further details available]

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LL/47500
DigitalGlobe
SAF Gunships and Transport at Kadugli Airstrip (detail)
2012, 13 January
Satellite remote imaging
 
Enough Project
DigitalGlobe, uploaded to flickr - Enough Project - http://www.enoughproject.org
 
LL/47500 [Further details available]

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Contents - Themes & Fragments
Abstraction of the real - Abstraction of the real
Abstraction of the real - Abstraction of the real: Repetition
Aerial - Aerial photography
Aerial - David Maisel: Oblivion
Aerial - James Wallace Black: Boston, as the Eagle and the Wild Goose See It
Aerial - William A. Garnett: Aerial views of Californian suburbia
Aerial photography - Aerial photography
Aerial photography - Balloon flights
Aerial photography - Bradford Washburn: Aerial photography
Aerial photography - David Maisel: Oblivion
Aerial photography - Eduard Spelterini: Aerial views
Aerial photography - First World War (1914-1918): Aerial reconnaissance and bombing photography
Aerial photography - George R. Lawrence: Panoramas taken in the US from kites and captive balloons
Aerial photography - Nadar: Balloon flights
Aerial photography - Satellite Sentinel and the Enough Project
Aerial photography - Second World War (1939-1945): Aerial reconnaissance and bombing photography
Aerial photography - William A. Garnett: Aerial photography
Aerial photography - William A. Garnett: Aerial views of Californian suburbia
Aerial reconnaissance and bombing photography - First World War (1914-1918): Aerial reconnaissance and bombing photography
Aerial reconnaissance and bombing photography - Justification for the Iraq War (2003-2011)
Aerial reconnaissance and bombing photography - Second World War (1939-1945): Aerial reconnaissance and bombing photography
Air transportation - Balloon flights
Air transportation - Nadar: Balloon flights
Albumen prints - Albumen prints: Scientific
Archaeology - England: Stonehenge
Architecture - William A. Garnett: Aerial views of Californian suburbia
Balloons, airships and dirigibles - Balloon flights
Balloons, airships and dirigibles - Eduard Spelterini: Aerial views
Balloons, airships and dirigibles - James Wallace Black: Boston, as the Eagle and the Wild Goose See It
Balloons, airships and dirigibles - Nadar: Balloon flights
California - David Maisel: Oblivion
California - USA, California, San Francisco earthquake and fire - 1906 - The photographers
California - William A. Garnett: Aerial views of Californian suburbia
Catastrophes - Earthquakes
Catastrophes - USA, California, San Francisco earthquake and fire - 1906 - The photographers
Cityscapes - Urban - Cityscapes in wartime
Cityscapes - Urban - Conclusions to cityscapes and the urban context
Cityscapes - Urban - George R. Lawrence: Panoramas taken in the US from kites and captive balloons
Cold War (1945-1991) - Cuban Missile Crisis
Cold War (1945-1991) - The Cold War (ca. 1945-1991)
Cuba - Cuban Missile Crisis
Cuba - Introduction to photography in Cuba
Earthquakes - Earthquakes
Earthquakes - Earthquakes
Earthquakes - USA, California, San Francisco earthquake and fire - 1906 - The photographers
Environment - David Maisel: Oblivion
Environment - William A. Garnett: Aerial views of Californian suburbia
Evidence - Evidence
Evidence - Issues of interpretation of building structures
Evidence - Justification for the Iraq War (2003-2011)
Evidence - Satellite Sentinel and the Enough Project
Evidence - The Holocaust: Death camps
Fakes, forgeries, tricks and deceptions - Faking war photographs
Fakes, forgeries, tricks and deceptions - Justification for the Iraq War (2003-2011)
Fires - USA, California, San Francisco earthquake and fire - 1906 - The photographers
First World War (1914-1918) - First World War (1914-1918): Aerial reconnaissance and bombing photography
Gelatin silver prints - Gelatin silver prints: Landscape
Gelatin silver prints - Gelatin silver prints: War
Geology - Glaciers
Germany - The Holocaust: Death camps
Ice and snow - Landscape: Ice and snow
Iraq War (2003-2011) - Justification for the Iraq War (2003-2011)
Japan - War: Atomic explosions: Hiroshima
Jerusalem - Charles E. Brown: Aerial view of Jerusalem
Judaism - The Holocaust: Death camps
Landscape - Gelatin silver prints: Landscape
Landscape photography and environmental issues - David Maisel: Oblivion
Landscape photography and natural catastrophes - Earthquakes
Landscape photography and natural catastrophes - USA, California, San Francisco earthquake and fire - 1906 - The photographers
Landscape types - Landscape types
Landscapes of North America - William A. Garnett: Aerial views of Californian suburbia
Massachusetts - Introduction to photography in Massachusetts
Massachusetts - James Wallace Black: Boston, as the Eagle and the Wild Goose See It
Mountains - Bradford Washburn: Aerial photography
Mountains - Eduard Spelterini: Aerial views
Nuclear - War: Atomic explosions: Hiroshima
Panoramas - George R. Lawrence: Panoramas taken in the US from kites and captive balloons
Paris - Nadar: Balloon flights
Photographers - Photographs of people taking photographs
Propaganda - Conclusions on propaganda
Propaganda - Introduction to propaganda
Propaganda - Justification for the Iraq War (2003-2011)
Satellite imaging - Satellite Sentinel and the Enough Project
Scientific - Albumen prints: Scientific
Scientific - Introduction to scientific photography
Scientific - Photographs that include data
Scientific experiments - Photographs that capture data
Second World War (1939-1945) - Second World War (1939-1945): Aerial reconnaissance and bombing photography
Second World War (1939-1945) - Second World War (1939-1945): Introduction
Second World War (1939-1945) - The Holocaust: Death camps
Second World War (1939-1945) - War: Atomic explosions: Hiroshima
Sequences and series - William A. Garnett: Aerial views of Californian suburbia
Suburbia - William A. Garnett: Aerial views of Californian suburbia
Sudan - Satellite Sentinel and the Enough Project
Surveillance - First World War (1914-1918): Aerial reconnaissance and bombing photography
Surveillance - Introduction to surveillance
Surveillance - Justification for the Iraq War (2003-2011)
Surveillance - Satellite Sentinel and the Enough Project
Surveillance - Second World War (1939-1945): Aerial reconnaissance and bombing photography
The Holocaust (1933-1945) - The Holocaust: Death camps
Using different viewpoints - Introduction to viewpoints
Using different viewpoints - Looking down
War - Faking war photographs
War - Issues of interpretation of building structures
War - Satellite Sentinel and the Enough Project

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