The African American Love Affair With The Camera

Supremes backstage at the Apollo, NYC, 1965Detroit, Michigan: Supremes snowball fight
STEAMPUNK
The Supreme appear on “The Bing Crosby Special” – 1968
Photo: Fred Sabine / NBC / Getty

WHEN CELEBRITIES BECOME THE PAPARAZZI – NAT KING COLE

The Chicago Alliance of African American Photographers
A couple of up and coming photographers review the shots they’ve taken so far

Portraits of Community provides a broad overview of African American photography in Texas over the last century.

WHEN CELEBRITIES BECOME THE PAPARAZZI


Teen Michael Jackson and Al Sharpton both loved and admired James Brown, the Godfather of Soul. His Younger sister, Janet also joins in the photo. –

REMEMBER WALK WITH YOUR CAMERA YOU NEVER KNOW WHEN CELEBRITIES MIGHT CROSS YOUR PATH . . .

Unidentified Photographer captures this shot of James Brown (left) walking with the Rev. Al Sharpton from the White House.

PEACE, LOVE AND…SOUL: THE FASHION OF SOUL TRAIN

photographer Jake Chessum