Minor White

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Minor White

  1. 1. MINOR WHITE Birth: July 9, 1908 Death: June 24, 1976 Presented by wintercool612
  2. 2. <ul><li>Worked with and succeeded Ansel Adams </li></ul><ul><li>Co-founded the influential magazine Aperture </li></ul><ul><li>Efforts to extend photography’s range of expression </li></ul>Why is he famous?
  3. 3. Biography <ul><li>Began Serious photography in 1938 </li></ul><ul><li>Became the head of the </li></ul><ul><li>California School of Fine Arts </li></ul><ul><li>Edited Image </li></ul><ul><li>Worked with Edward Weston & Alfred Stieglitz </li></ul>
  4. 4. Quotes <ul><li>No matter how slow the film, Spirit always stands still long enough for the photographer It has chosen. - Minor White </li></ul><ul><li>Photography is a language more universal than words. - Minor White </li></ul>
  5. 5. Style <ul><li>Peeling Paint </li></ul><ul><li>Barns </li></ul><ul><li>Doorways </li></ul><ul><li>Water </li></ul><ul><li>The sky </li></ul><ul><li>Lights conditions </li></ul><ul><li>dexterously </li></ul>
  6. 6. Navigation Markers <ul><li>Size: 21.6 x 28.6 cm </li></ul><ul><li>Taken in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia </li></ul>
  7. 7. (No title) <ul><li>Size: 7 5/8 x 9 7/8 in. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Beginnings <ul><li>Size: 27.9 x 22.2 cm </li></ul><ul><li>Taken in Rochester, N.Y. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Frosted Window <ul><li>7 1/2 x 9 1/8 in. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Cypress Grove Trail <ul><li>Size: 23.7 x 16.5 cm </li></ul><ul><li>Taken in Point Lobos, California  </li></ul>

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