Paul Strand Inspired - 2011

Paul Strand: I like this photo because of the columns add line and shape and the shadows create interesting lines. Also, making the photo black and white creates more contrast between the columns and the doorway.

Lewis Wickes Hine (September 26, 1874 Oshkosh, Wisconsin– November 3, 1940) was an American sociologist and photographer. Hine used his camera as a tool for social reform. His photographs were instrumental in changing the child labor laws in the United States.  /.    A MESSAGE FOR (SURTON PEOPLE WITHIN).  FOX-NEWS. -  FAIR & BALANCED

Lewis Hine Power House Mechanic Working on Steam Pump, 1920 by Lewis Hine. I'm drawn to the black and white pictures - the obvious strength of the man and his "partner" the machinery.