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  1. The Year in Pictures 2000 - MSNBC picture editors combed through 750,000 images to put together a set of 25 that they think represent the past year.
  2. Abandoned Missile Base VR Tour
  3. Amazing Picture Machine - Search for pictures, maps, and other graphic resources on the Internet
  4. American Museum of Photography, The - "Web exhibits bring great images from the history of photography to your computer screen, drawn from a private collection of more than 5,000 photographs. You'll see everything from a frontier town in America's Wild West to a century-old photo of mischief in a Japanese restaurant...plus important early portraits, landscapes, architectural images, art photography and pioneering photo-journalism."
  5. American Society of Media Photographers
  6. Ansel Adams - This collection was compiled as a royalty-free resource of Ansel Adams' early photographs, and will be especially useful to web designers, desktop publishers and graphic artists. The original photos were part of a massive project produced by the United States Department of the Interior. There are more than two hundred digitized photo images in this royalty-free collection.
  7. Ansel Adams: Best Of
  8. Astronomy Picture of the Day
  9. Atlanta Photojournalism Seminar - 1995-1999 Winners
  10. Being There - photography focusing on climbing, kayaking, and other outdoor activities
  11. BetterPhoto.com
  12. Black Star Photo Resources
  13. Blind Spot - "a lavishly printed journal of contemporary photography."
  14. CalPhotos: California Plants & Habitats - more than 20,000 images of native and naturalized plants at this easy-to-use image database from the Berkeley Digital Library Photo Collection. Search common or Latin names for wildflowers, trees, shrubs vines, algae or fungi.
  15. California Views- holds the works of over 900 photographers from the 1880-1990's
  16. Camera Works: Washington Post - newspaper website devoted to photography.
  17. Chan, Wendy - Photographer
  18. Churches ad hoc - Offbeat look at churches in America.
  19. Civil War Photographs - The Library of Congress


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  1. Dictionary of Digital Camera Terms
  2. Digital Camera Resource Page - news, reviews, and message boards
  3. Digital Image Database Project - The New York Public Library's new database provides access to tens of thousands of amazing digitized images taken from the Research Libraries. And, according to the site, that number will grow to more than 600,000 images by the end of 2004.
  4. Digital Journalist - A multimedia magazine for photojournalism in the digital age
  5. Digital Photo Center - CNet.com
  6. Digital Photography Review - "Welcome to Digital Photography Review where you'll find all the latest in digital camera and digital imaging news, reviews of the latest digital cameras, lively discussion forums, vast digital camera samples galleries, a digital camera buyers guide, side-by-side comparisons and the most comprehensive database of digital camera specifications and prices."
  7. George Eastman House - Museum of Photography
  8. Famous Photographers -"FamousPhotographers.net provides a list of world's most famous photographers and an insight on their personal and professional life. Each photographer's life story is a book with interesting chapters. The website gives a detailed account of their biographies, photographic styles, examples of their work, and lists of their exhibitions."
  9. Fodor's Focus on Photography
  10. FreeFoto.com - "FreeFoto.com is one of the largest collections of free photographs for noncommercial use on the Internet. The comprehensive, yet easy to navigate site features 40 main sections with over 600 sub headings."


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  1. GuruShots - 'Upload photos and get critiqued by top professional photographers. First photo is FREE. Critiques, Photography Tips and Techniques by Professionals.'
  2. Gutter Tribe: Kids on the Street
  3. History of Photography, The
  4. Image Finder (DL SunSITE) - This page allows you to search eight image databases, ranging from those on the Digital Library SunSITE to the Library of Congress to the Smithsonian.
  5. Image Finder: FreeFoto
  6. Image Finder: ixquick
  7. Image Finder: Picsearch
  8. Image Finder: Yahoo
  9. Images from the Microscope - Site offers photo galleries that explore the fascinating world of optical microscopy. with color photographs taken through an optical microscope. Also contains a Photo Gallery with images from beer and ice cream to integrated circuits and ceramic superconductors.


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  1. Kodak - Sample Digital Images
  2. Kodak Guide to Better Pictures
  3. Herman Krieger's Photo Essays
  4. Large format photography
  5. John Lehet's Digital Art
  6. Light Factory, The
  7. Mary Ellen Mark Photographs
  8. Masters of Photography - This archive of photography includes biographies, articles, and scanned images that are viewable in three size formats. Ansel Adams, Dorothea Lange, and Edward Weston are among the 19 visionaries and innovators currently represented.
  9. Millennium Photo Project, The - "The Millennium Photo Project wants to create a "community enterprise" that anyone with an interest in photography can join. The best 300 or so pictures taken by photo enthusiasts at the end of the year will be selected for a book."
  10. Minolta Home Page


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  1. NOAA Photo Library Collection - over 5,000 public domain photographs and images, dating from the early 1800's to the present.
  2. NASA's Planetary Photojournal
  3. National Museum of Photography
  4. The National Press Photographers Association Online - "Across an ever-changing media landscape, the NPPA has fought to promote and protect integrity and excellence in visual journalism for more than six decades."
  5. Nature Photography - by Gary D. Tonhouse
  6. New York Institute of Photography
  7. New York Public Library Digital Gallery - This site provides access to over 275,000 images digitized from primary sources and printed rarities in the collections of The New York Public Library, including illuminated manuscripts, historical maps, vintage posters, rare prints and photographs, illustrated books, printed ephemera, and more.
  8. Nikon Historical Society
  9. Pandemonia
  10. Photo District News
  11. Photoeclectia - A Collection of Photographic Images by Maureen Costantino
  12. PhotoForum WWW Home Page
  13. Photographs from the Golden Age of Jazz - The Library of Congress presents a collection of more than 1,600 photographs of celebrated jazz artists. The photos document the jazz scene from 1938 to 1948, primarily in New York City and Washington, D.C.
  14. Photo.net
  15. PhotoSecrets - Travel Guides for Travel Photography
  16. PhotoServe
  17. PhotoStop
  18. Photography Tips - "PhotographyTips.com is for everyone with an interest in photography. It is intended to help beginners get started in photography, and become so good at it that they turn into advanced amateurs. But, accomplished photographers will also find useful tips and hints here. Our primary objective is to help people like you to take better photographs."
  19. Photographs: America from the Great Depression to WWII - The core of the collection consists of about 164,000 black-and-white photographs. This release provides access to over 160,000 of these images; future additions will expand the black-and-white offering.
  20. Picture Collection - Time, Inc. - Time Inc. is putting the fruits of decades of photojournalism online. Currently there are 400,000 pictures in this collection, with plans to add more pictures at the rate of 300,000 a year.
  21. Pinhole Visions - gathers the works of photographers who take pictures with pinhole cameras--cameras with a pinhole instead of a lens.
  22. Polaroid Home Page
  23. Presidential Portraits at The Library of Congress


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  1. ReVue
  2. Snapcity - Photographer and web designer Emilie Wilson presents a snapshot diary documenting several years of her life in San Francisco and New York City.
  3. Stock Solutions Top Photo Site of the Week


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  1. White Cloud Photography Workshop, The
  2. White House News Photographers' Association Award Winners - the White House News Photographers' Association presents over 200 top newspictures taken in Washington and around the world.
  3. World Wide Web Photography Sites
  4. ZoneZero - a stunning online photography exhibition featuring a wide and constantly expanding group of international artists.

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