Shot Talks

The place for discussing great photography and great photographers.

Shot Talk II – Migrant Mother

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This shot goes by¬†the epithet¬†“Migrant Mother”. It’s an icon of the time and place in which it was shot, Nipomo, California 1936. This picture…

Shot Talk I

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This shot is often titled “New shoes”. It was taken by photographer Gerald Waller in 1946. It shows an Austrian orphan boy reacting to…

Shot Talk 0.5

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“Shot Talk” is an initiative I’d like to introduce to engage readers in discussion about “great” photographs. It’s quite simple. I’ll post a picture,…