Gorgeous 1940s Noir Photos of NYC and Its People by Famed Photographer Esther Bubley

Esther Bubley was born on February 16, 1921 in Phillips, Wisconsin. LIFE Magazine first hit the newsstands while Esther was a senior in High School. Inspired by the magazine, and particularly by the pictures of the Great Depression produced by the Farm Security Administration, she developed a passion for photojournalism and documentary photography. Esther … Read MoreGorgeous 1940s Noir Photos of NYC and Its People by Famed Photographer Esther Bubley

Stanley Kubrick’s New York: Portraits of New Yorkers in the 1940s by the Famed Director

We’ve covered Stanley Kubrick’s early career as a Look Magazine staff photographer before. He shot these beautiful photos of New Yorkers in the 1940s. Take a look at the people of the day! Many lived very similar lives (at least as captured in these moments) to … Read MoreStanley Kubrick’s New York: Portraits of New Yorkers in the 1940s by the Famed Director