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Photography Research

A research guide created for students in the photography program at Lesley University's College of Art & Design.

Finding Images

The image collections below are from major museums and archives.  Here are some other fire tips for finding images:

  • Get in the habit of looking at the URL under your Google Image results, click through to the source website if it's a gallery, museum, or magazine website to browse through similar images and get attribution info you need.
  • Click Contemporary Artistic Photographers in the guide menu for links to great sources of discovery
  • Visit our full Image/Streaming Media Guide for more resources

Contemporary Photography

History of Photo

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