Photography as Art: Web Sites

America's First Look into the Camera : Daguerreotype Portraits and Views / from Library of Congress American Memory Project

American Photography Museum

Contains biographical information, articles, images, and Web links to other Web sites for over 45 photographers.

J. Paul Getty Museum ( Browse by photography (type) or search "photographer" or search for a specific photographer

The Museum has an extensive Photography Collection. The Web site lists 148 photographers whose works the Museum owns. Under each photographer is a brief biographical account and examples of their photography.

Masters of Photography

"Collection is concentrated on the first 75 years of photography--from shortly after the medium's invention in 1839 until the first World War. Collection includes five thousand individual images, from the earliest daguerreotype portraits through the first practical color photographs. "

Mother of All Art History Links: Research Resources: Photography