Atget Photography - Photography Collection

Photography Collection

SFMOMA Collection Photography

SFMOMA retains one of the oldest and most distinguished collections of photography, and movements in photography from nineteenth-century photographers to contemporary artists.

The New York Times - Lens Blog

Photojournalism blog of The New York Times, presenting the finest and most interesting visual and multimedia reporting -- photographs, videos and slide shows. A showcase for Times photographers and the pictures of the day, the Times photo blog also seeks to highlight the best work of other newspapers, magazines and news and picture agencies; in print, in books, in galleries, in museums and on the Web.

Feature Shoot

Feature Shoot showcases all genres of work from both up-and-coming and established photographers. Since launching in 2008, the site has accumulated an archive of over 3,000+ international photographers and won's 2011 Photo Blog Awards as "The Web's 20 most compelling, most consistently insightful and surprising photography blogs."

Slate - Behold

Slate is a daily magazine on the Web. Founded in 1996, they are a general-interest publication offering analysis and commentary about politics, news, business, technology, and culture.

The New Yorker's Photo Booth Blog

Online version of the weekly magazine, with current articles, cartoons, blogs, audio, video, slide shows, an archive of articles and abstracts back to 1925. The view from The New Yorker's photo department.

Time's Lightbox Blog

LightBox, a blog created and curated by TIME's photo department that explores how photography, video and visual culture help to shape and define the modern world.


Contemporary photography magazine, international photography, modern photography, photojournalism, documentary photo, photo gallery, photography, photographer interviews, photo book reviews, photo essays, photo criticism.

Feature Shoot

Feature Shoot showcases all genres of work from both up-and-coming and established photographers. Since launching in 2008, the site has accumulated an archive of over 3,000+ international photographers and won's 2011 Photo Blog Awards as "The Web's 20 most compelling, most consistently insightful and surprising photography blogs."


In-Public was set up in 2000 to provide a home for Street Photographers. Profiles of a group of photographers working in streets and public places.

Metropolitan Museum Photo Collection

The Metropolitan Museum's Department of Photographs surveys the history of photography from its invention in the 1830s to the present. The Collection Photography

Collections of photography, as diverse as photography itself, the collection includes work not only by artists, but also by journalists, scientists, entrepreneurs, and amateurs.

Southeast Museum of Photography

Exhibits, collects, preserves, and interprets photography to facilitate teaching and learning at Daytona State College.

Photography Collection : Victoria and Albert Museum

Featuring classic, modern and contemporary photographic images of Victoria and Albert Museum.

Oriental institute Photo Collection

Precious middle east historical photography collection, founded in 1919 by James Henry Breasted, the Institute, a part of the University of Chicago.

Women in Photography International

The visibility of women photographers and their work, through exhibitions, educational programs, and lecture programs, non-profit website for women photographers around the world.

Photography - National Media Museum

Explore an online selection of the Museum's extensive Photography Collection.

Shetland Museum and Archives Photo Library

This collection contains over 60,000 images showing all aspects of Shetland Life. It also contains a growing selection of images of artefacts and documents from the museums collection.

Denver Public Library: Western History Genealogy: Digital Images

The Digital Image Collection consists of prints and negatives that document the history of Colorado and the American West.

UW Libraries Digital Collections

Image collections of the University of Washington Libraries' Digital Initiatives Program. Special strengths are in Seattle history, the Pacific Northwest, architecture, labor and industry, the Klondike Gold Rush, and the natural environment.

Photography Collection : The Art Institute of Chicago

collection contains works of Alfred Stieglitz, Edward Weston, Paul Strand,Eugene Atget, Andre Kertesz and many other master photographers.

Brooklyn Museum: Photography

Online photo collection of Brooklyn Museum.

American Indians of the Pacific Northwest Digital Collection

Pacific Northwest Native Americans from the University of Washington Libraries, featuring essays for K-12, historic images, treaties, maps, and Indian Agent reports.

Smithsonian Photography Initiative

Explore the Smithsonian Institution's photography collections from its 18 museums, 9 research centers and the National Zoo. The photographs presented are from the Institution's art, history, and science collections. The website is presented by the Smithsonian Photography Initiative.

Smithsonian Flickr Photo Collection

Flickr: Smithsonian Institution's Photostream.

George Eastman House Photography Collection

George Eastman House, an independent nonprofit museum, is an educational institution that tells the story of photography and motion pictures.

Photography Collections Online

In cooperation with Eastman House, Ryerson University in Toronto is to offer a Master of Arts in Photographic Preservation and Collections Management.

The Washington Post Photography

Find multimedia and interactive features including photos, video and galleries on news, politics, travel, autos, movies, fashion, science and much more.

Magnum Photos

Fine art documentary photo-group, co-operative of over sixty photographers, founded in 1947 by members past and present.

National Geographic Photography

Features a photo of the day, galleries, photographer bios, news, FAQs, and more.

The Teregraph / Art photography

Photography news, reviews and advice from the Telegraph, your source for digital photography, camera and lens advice, reviews and more.

The Guardian / On photography

In this fortnightly column, Sean O'Hagan explores photography, art, photojournalism and everything in between.

The Flak Photo

Online photography channel that presents the work of artists, curators, bookmakers and photo organizations to a global audience of people who are passionate about visual culture.

Forward Thinking Museum

Contemporary photography exhibits including a juried quarterly contest. Includes videos that focus on educational opportunities and forward movement of technology and thought in the 21st century.

British Journal of Photography

British Journal of Photography is available as a monthly print and iPad magazine, and weekly for the iPhone. This website complements the deeper analysis of the magazine with topical content that is updated daily, including news articles, informational resources, community galleries, forums and comment tools.

LPV Magazine

LPV is an online and print magazine dedicated to contemporary documentary and fine art photography. Our aim is to provide a platform for emerging and amateur photographers to showcase their work in interesting ways.

LIFE - Your World in Pictures represents the most amazing collection of professional photography on the Web. With over 10 million photos from the legendary archives of LIFE magazine and thousands more added every day.

TIME - News photos and photo essays.

News Photos - Candid news pictures from

Moscow House of Photography

Maintains a large collection of old and contemporary Russian photographic.

Blue Sky Gallery

the Oregon Center for the Photographic Arts.


Specializing in fine vintage Japanese photographs and images of other parts of Asia as well as America and Europe.

Light Work

An artist-run, non-profit photography and digital media center, supporting artists since 1973.

Old Pictures

This is an educational site with a wide variety of old photographs.

MEP Maison Europeenne de la Photographie

The Maison Europeenne de la Photographie (MEP), located in the historic heart of Paris, is a major center for contemporary photographic art which opened in February 1996.

Japanese Old Photographs of the Bakumatsu-Meiji Periods

"Japanese Old Photographs of the Bakumatsu-Meiji Periods" at the University of Nagasaki Library is the largest collection of old photographs, approximately 6,000, taken all over Japan from the Bakumatsu through to the Meiji period.

Carte-de-Visite, Victorian Photographs

An Archive of small victorian photographs useful to those interested in the history of fashion and photography.

Guggenheim Photography

Online Photo Collection of Guggenheim.

Getty Museum Photographs Collection

The J. Paul Getty Museum of the Photographs Collection.

IDEA Photographic | After Modernism

A contemporary view of history from the photography collections at the Museum of Fine Arts, Santa Fe, Princeton University Art Museum, and San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.

American Museum of Photography

Features information on a privately-held collection of images from the first 75 years of photography, and an interactive exhibit.

Pittsburgh City Photographer Collection

The images show Pittsburgh parks, recreation facilities, and athletic events as well as hospital exteriors and interiors, mayoral events, traffic situations, and general street scenes.

National Gallery of Canada Photography Collection

National Gallery of Canada Category Collections.

Indian Raj British Indian Photography

Photography in 19th century India and Pakistan with images by Bourne and Sache.

Albumen Photographs

Presenting the art and science of albumen printing, this site brings together 19th Century technical instruction, contemporary research, an online forum for conservation treatment and a wealth of images.

Americans from the Great Depression

The images in the Farm Security Administration-Office of War Information Collection are among the most famous documentary photographs ever produced.

Selected Civil War Photographs Home Page

The Selected Civil War Photographs, 1861 - 1865, collection contains 1,100 Civil War encampments, battlefields, and portraits as captured by Mathew Brady and other photographers.

Gitterman Gallery

New York. Specializes in connoisseur level photographs.

Dogon Niger Lobi

More than one thousand photos made between 1978 and 1999 in Mali and Burkina Faso among the Dogon, Bozo, Fulani, Lobi, Dagari and Birifor.

Atget Photography Store