This center retains the archives of Ansel Adams, Edward Weston, Garry Winogrand, Harry Callahan, and other great twentieth-century photographers. The center has digitized some of their work on this site.
The Museum of Modern Art has over 25,000 photographs and is a major resource for understanding developments in aesthetics and techniques. The website includes links to many online exhibitions including the work of Cindy Sherman and a yearly exhibit of new photography.
In outlining nearly two centuries of this innovative art form, this book touches on some of photography's key themes, from portraits and still lifes to sports and photojournalism. Photographic techniques are explained and the various approaches to photography around the world are examined.
Consult the 'Biographies' section which starts on page 202.