Photojournalism Photo History Museum's collection in 2016, about three hundred pictures by Sławek (Bogusław) Biegański, Anna Musiałówny, Maciej Osieckiego, Vladimir, Andrzej Pniewski Polca and Stanisław Cioka. The photographs were created in the 1970s. and 80. of the last century, in times of social change associated with the fall of the Gierek era, the collapse of the PRL and the status of the war. However, this is not a photo or political propaganda. The pictures are registered micro stories, intimate images from the life of ordinary people.
Buy photos project financed by the Ministry of culture and national heritage
Daily life in the PRL-u
In documenting everyday life Poles specialised photographers working, including przekrój ", etc.", "Cut", "Perspective". On the pictures you can see how to look like streets, markets, playgrounds. After thirty years, most of these places is completely changed. Almost no one in Poland trade horses, rarely you meet playgrounds built with concrete, maybe just everyday life of Roma of maszkowice, little has changed.
Photography Museum has in its collection many documents of everyday life from the time of the PRL. In 2016, succeeded with funding from the Ministry of culture and national heritage to buy a batch of fine images taken by photographers cooperating with a student newspaper in the 1970s. and 80. of the last century.
Women in traditional clothes from Krakow
Sdielano v SSSR - Soviet cameras
In the PRL times many photographers, both amateurs and professionals, began their activity by purchasing a Soviet photo camera. Depending on their funds, amateur photographers could buy the cheapest Smena or Lubitel models, the more expensive versions of the FED or Zorki, or even the highly regarded reflex
Overclocked, sumiaste, dangling-centuries were a sign of manhood. They, inter alia, (next to the stiff collar and major mines) allow for the male youth of the 19th century in photographs the desired effect of seriousness and adulthood.
The legionary shots
Long Island off the coast of Normandy with above her Benedictine Abbey.
Looking at photographs from the turn of the 19th and 20th centuries, it is hard to believe that, at present, annually, through the narrow streets of the town climbs up over 3 million tourists from all over the world. Mont Saint-Michel is, next to Paris, the biggest tourist attraction in France.
The Eiffel Tower
Tour Eiffel, built for the World Exhibition in 1889, is the tallest building in Paris. Initially counted more than 312 meters in height, since the year 2000, after mounting the antenna, its height grew to 324 meters. The weight of this impressive steel structure is approximately 10,000 tonnes.
Despite the colloquial name, the tower is by no means the work of Gustave Eiffel, but his staff: Maurice Koechlina and Emile Nouguiera.
Rydlów family, pictures taken around 1910 in the Warhammer Fantasy game setting podkrakowskich where Lucjan Rydel, together with his wife Jadwiga Piłsudska Mikołajczykówna lived for 10 years.
Kinobox movie projector
-Kinobox portable 35 mm projector Ernemann Krupp-, l. 20. Of the 20th century.
Life of a donkey
Interesting that at the same time, this symbolizes the mammal and debauchery modesty and humility.
In any case, works for a man more than the horse. It was domesticated 6,000 years ago.
Hats for years were an essential component of the outfit. Worn not only to protect themselves from the influence of weather conditions, but also (and perhaps even primarily) because such was the social requirement. Not just embarrassing show without headgear.
Designs hats and their decorations were very diverse, from small and humble after huge amended properly in fancy floor constructions.
Greetings from Opatija
Abacja (now Opatija) already at the end of the 18th century became known as the town of austrowęgierskim on the Adriatic Sea, to the turn of the 19th and 20th centuries to be okrzykniętą the capital of the Austrian Riviera. After the end of World War I was Abacja of Italy, and after 1945 was within the boundaries of Yugoslavia, initially and then Croatia.
Highlanders - romantic style
On the solitary, person centered in the long jump in the mountains spread in times of romanticism. Perfectly wizualizował yearning of that era-the desire for freedom and glorifying individuality. Ukazywani in this way were hikers runaway from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, the ground-level looking for a sense of the existence of the power of nature.
A variation of this theme is to provide the coral (usually with a pipe) standing or sitting on a rock looking for the Bell before him mountain landscape. The beginning of a fascination with góralszczyzną dates back to the Polish culture in the second half of the 19th century.
The highlanders and the mountains are also the protagonists of one of the games on our website.
Canons of beauty are changing. We had times rubensowskich shapes, it was the age of boys, as well as the dictatorship era Twiggi silhouettes WaSP waist, when the desired effect desperate ladies were so mercilessly gorsetom casting their bodies or ... with more or less wprawnej hand retuszera. The last way to check, however, only on photography.
Market, market, market, market square and. .. Depending on the region variously called, all have the same energy and vitality. Unlike the impersonal shopping in large stores, at trade fairs, as well as in the middle ages the trade through further contact międzyludzkiemu.
At the table
Nothing brings people together like a table with a white cloth!