Forgot Password
Pentax Camera Forums Home
 

Reply
Show Printable Version Search this Thread
02-10-2012, 09:57 AM - 2 Likes   #1
Veteran Member
Jools's Avatar

Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: SW Wisconsin by way of Venezuela
Photos: Gallery | Albums
Posts: 1,398
Charles "Teenie" Harris

Just found out about this American photographer. (Hope this is in the correct forum)
Lovely images of a time past.
Sure would like to view the exhibit in person.

One Shot Teenie: The Photographs of Charles Harris - LightBox

Teenie Harris Archive

Teenie Harris, Photographer: An American Story | Mail Online

02-10-2012, 12:04 PM   #2
Veteran Member




Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: PGH PENNA
Posts: 340
I picked up the book at the local library a few weeks ago most of the pics are up in what they call the hill district. It's about 3 5 miles from my house great book lots of history.
03-02-2012, 08:40 AM   #3
Veteran Member




Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Photos: Albums
Posts: 331
LOVE Teenie Harris's work!! If you REALLY want to see them in amazing splendor, visit the Carnegie Museum of Art. Pretty amazing to see his images blown up on massive white walls 7 at a time with projectors and set to jazz music. Some really iconic photos and amazing what he could do with the gear he was using!

There are also 2 books of his work currently out. I just got the latest one for Christmas. FANTASTIC!

And even if you are not from around Pittsburgh, it is worth the trip. You can bundle in a trip to the Warhol or Mattress Factory, Falling Water, and tons of great photo exploration in the city itself!

Happy to see this shout out to Teenie on here!! Pentax in Pittsburgh!!!
02-11-2021, 07:18 AM   #4
Pentaxian




Join Date: Mar 2018
Location: North Carolina
Photos: Gallery
Posts: 483
Couple more links for anyone interested in Charles "Teenie" Harris's work. A forgotten photo-journalist documenting a forgotten world.

A short article at The Atlantic

Article and pictures from Pennsylvania Heritage Magazine

Reply

Bookmarks
  • Submit Thread to Facebook Facebook
  • Submit Thread to Twitter Twitter
  • Submit Thread to Digg Digg
Tags - Make this thread easier to find by adding keywords to it!
american, charles, harris, photo industry, photographer, photography, teenie
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Post your "Park Bench" "or "Picnic Table" images tessfully Mini-Challenges, Games, and Photo Stories 2047 23 Hours Ago 07:32 AM
Do custom "artistic" or even "funny" lens caps evenexist? lovemehate Pentax SLR Lens Discussion 33 02-10-2016 09:10 AM
Don't say Pentax "Q" in French ... "Q" = "cul" = "A--" Jean Poitiers Pentax Q 52 11-10-2013 06:25 AM
"Christians for a Moral America" plan boycott of "The Hobbit" MRRiley General Talk 47 01-23-2012 01:48 AM
K-x "aperture priority" records as "automatic" in meta data charlestm Pentax DSLR Discussion 3 12-05-2011 12:12 PM



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 07:31 AM. | See also: NikonForums.com, CanonForums.com part of our network of photo forums!
  • Red (Default)
  • Green
  • Gray
  • Dark
  • Dark Yellow
  • Dark Blue
  • Old Red
  • Old Green
  • Old Gray
  • Dial-Up Style
Hello! It's great to see you back on the forum! Have you considered joining the community?
register
Creating a FREE ACCOUNT takes under a minute, removes ads, and lets you post! [Dismiss]
Top