Luminous-Lint - for collectors and connoisseurs of fine photography
HOME  BACK>>> Subscriptions <<< | Testimonials | Login | FREE NEWSLETTER

Getting around


HomeWhat's NewContentsVisual IndexesOnline ExhibitionsPhotographersGalleries and DealersThemes
AbstractEroticaFashionLandscapeNaturePhotojournalismPhotomontagePictorialismPortraitScientificStill lifeStreetWar
CalendarsTimelinesTechniquesLibraryImages and WordsSupport 

Welcome to Luminous-Lint




For those interested in Histories of Photography...

quoteLuminous-Lint has been constructed collaboratively over the last decade to share information on the history of photography worldwide. Over 2,500 people, estates and institutions have provided information - with hundreds of continually-improving histories of photography it is unique in the arts.quote 
Looking for something in particular? 
The Getting Around search box is the way to go or you can experiment with these... 
Connections - Themes, exhibitions and visual indexes?
Directory of organizations?
I hope you enjoy this resource as much as I enjoy bringing it all together.

All the best, Alan Griffiths

Subscriptions to Luminous-Lint

There is so much more to explore when you subscribe. 

Recently updated Themes

The Themes below have just been updated and let me know if you have improvements - for other Themes use the Contents page.

Cityscapes - UrbanCityscapes - UrbanNon-canonical photographyNon-canonical photography
DocumentaryDocumentaryPhotographing art - paintings and drawingsPhotographing art - paintings and drawings
Working conditionsWorking conditionsUSAUSA
Hand-painted photographsHand-painted photographsEgyptEgypt
Peoples of the worldPeoples of the worldWater transportationWater transportation
Boats, canoes and kayaksBoats, canoes and kayaksCelebritiesCelebrities
Anthropology and ethnologyAnthropology and ethnologyPortraitPortrait
Religious architectureReligious architectureDaguerreotypesDaguerreotypes
ArchaeologyArchaeologyEarly examples of photo reportageEarly examples of photo reportage
Albumen printsAlbumen printsRemnants of the Ancient and Classical worldRemnants of the Ancient and Classical world
IndiaIndiaSri LankaSri Lanka
Authors, playwrights and poetsAuthors, playwrights and poetsExhibitions and competitionsExhibitions and competitions
Painting on photographsPainting on photographsIranIran
FloraFloraEarly social commentaryEarly social commentary
World's Fairs and International ExhibitionsWorld's Fairs and International ExhibitionsArtArt
Identity documents and badgesIdentity documents and badgesArchitectureArchitecture
Camera obscuraCamera obscuraArtistsArtists
History of photographyHistory of photographyPrehistory of photographyPrehistory of photography
ColourColourCinema on photographyCinema on photography
New YorkNew YorkStreetStreet
New Bauhaus / Art Institute of ChicagoNew Bauhaus / Art Institute of ChicagoFilm stillsFilm stills
AbstractAbstractRussia - Russian FederationRussia - Russian Federation
Landscape photography and environmental issuesLandscape photography and environmental issuesModernismModernism
AthletesAthletesSalt printsSalt prints
Stroboscopes and stroboscopyStroboscopes and stroboscopyEnvironmentEnvironment
Experimental and manipulated photographyExperimental and manipulated photographySportsSports
Movement and motionMovement and motionLand transportationLand transportation
Instantaneous photographyInstantaneous photographyCarsCars
Domesticated animalsDomesticated animalsArtist studies - AcadémiesArtist studies - Académies
Erotica and nudesErotica and nudesConceptualConceptual
Second World War (1939-1945)Second World War (1939-1945)WarWar
Urban lifeUrban lifeDrawing and optical devicesDrawing and optical devices
Social life and meeting placesSocial life and meeting placesCivil engineeringCivil engineering
Daguerreotypists - USADaguerreotypists - USASequences and seriesSequences and series

Photograph of the day

Book cover for Weegee "Naked City" (New York: Essential Books) 
Book cover 
Christie's - London 
Sale 3013, Lot 443 

Displaying images


Where you can help

Preparing biographies on photographers 
Portraits of photographers 
Preparing bibliographies 
Exploring the relationships between art and photography 
Contemporary criticism and comments on individual photographs

More photographers...

HOME  BACK>>> Subscriptions <<< | Testimonials | Login | FREE NEWSLETTER
 Facebook LuminousLint 
 Twitter @LuminousLint