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Film Cameras Help Young People Act On Nostalgia For A Time They Never Knew

Some young people are trying their hand at photography with old-fashioned film cameras. Urban Outfitters sells several kinds of mechanical cameras. Some like the surprise of not knowing until some time after the pictures are snapped to discover what's on the roll. Audie Cornish asks listeners to send in stories about the sounds older technologies made that they now miss.
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For John Baldessari, Conceptual Art Means Serious Mischief

Artist John Baldessari is an iconic figure in some modern art circles. His conceptual pieces — black-and-white photographs covered with colorful dots, a blue sky painted on a museum floor — can provoke smiles. But serious ideas lie beneath the surface.
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The Photographer Who Made Architects Famous

If you know what Frank Lloyd's Wright's Fallingwater looks like, you might have Ezra Stoller to thank.
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A Photographer Remembers Wounded Knee, 40 Years Later

A photographer looks back on some of his first work, documenting the 1973 standoff on South Dakota's Pine Ridge Reservation.
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Midnight In The Garden Of Long Exposures

For one of these night photographs to turn out, the stars have to align — almost literally.
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4 Things To Expect In Obama's State Of The Union Address

Look for more of what President Obama exhibited three weeks ago at his inaugural address: a challenge to Congressional Republicans, and a focus on the economy, immigration, gun control and climate change.

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