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May 14, 2017

Yousuf Karsh Wedding Photography: 44 Fascinating Black and White Photos of Canadian Brides in the 1930s

Wedding photography has evolved since the invention of the camera, and weddings have become the mainstay of many professional studios and independent photographers. As early photos were taken in studio because of the bulk of the cameras and to provide better lighting options, the bride and groom made the trip to the studio to have their portraits taken.

Renowned Armenian–Canadian portrait photographer Yousuf Karsh (1908-2002) - one of the great portrait photographers of the 20th century by Time magazine and the Metropolitan Museum of Art - has a wide array of wedding photographs, particularly portraits of the bride!

(via Library and Archives Canada)

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