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    2nd Street and 2nd Ave Snowstorm-1948
    Stefani Twyford

    2nd Street and 2nd Ave Snowstorm -1948

    The iconic city of New York bundled up in a blanket of snow, a reminder of a simpler time. This vintage photograph shot by Martin in 1948, takes us on a journey through the bustling streets, now quiet and still.

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    Martin Elkort on Photography
    Martin Elkort

    Confessions of a Street Walker

    Featured in Rangefinder Magazine (January 2007) Why Street Photography? Willie Sutton, when asked why he robbed banks, famously replied, “Because that’s where the money is.” If asked why he or

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    Stefani Twyford

    Photo Retouching Family Photos

    Back before Photoshop became a photographer’s de facto digital manipulation software, Martin Elkort became enamored with the art of hand coloring his family photographs. He was fortunate that his parents

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