Gjon Mili

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Here’s a great photo of Duke Ellington at a jazz jam session in LIFE photographer Gjon Mili’s studio (Gjon Mili—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images) Gjon Mili, Duke Ellington, Jazz Artists, Jazz Musicians, Studio Musicians, Black Artists, Bb King, Ella Fitzgerald, Jazz Age
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size: Premium Photographic Print: Lester Young and Trombonist at Recording Session for Jammin' the Blues by Gjon Mili : Artists Cool Jazz, Jazz Cat, Jazz Artists, Jazz Musicians, Jazz Saxophone, Saxophone Players, Jazz Players, Tenor Sax, Gjon Mili
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Ordinary Finds

Lester ‘Prez’ Young - Aug. 27, 1909 - 1959 - American jazz saxophonist and hepcat generator of a lot of new language… Known for his cool, sophisticated tone, as well as for his collaboration with...

Picasso Triple exposure of artist Pablo Picasso drawing w. light at his home in Vallauris. Location: Vallauris, France Date taken: 1949 Photographer: Gjon Mili Wow Photo, Photo D Art, Foto Art, Desenhos Pablo Picasso, Pablo Picasso Drawings, Picasso Light Painting, Picasso Paintings, Picasso Portraits, Gjon Mili

It would be very curious to record by means of photographs, not the stage of the picture, but its metamorphoses — but does it float

Light Drawings — photographs of Pablo Picasso by Gjon Mili, 1949 Title:...

Count Basie, Lester Young, and other jazz greats at Gjon Mili's Studio in New York, Jazz Artists, Jazz Musicians, Gjon Mili, A Love Supreme, Dizzy Gillespie, Count Basie, Classic Jazz, My Romance, Cool Jazz
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"If I weren’t burning myself out, do you think I’d be able to sing?…That’s the way I’ve always lived. I’m only interested in going all the way." - Edith Piaf - (Photo by Gjon Mili for LIFE Magazine, Her Music, Music Love, Kinds Of Music, Stoner Rock, Hard Rock, Rockabilly, Gjon Mili, New Wave, She Song

Old Hollywood

Cinema 1900-1979 Nostalgia is a seductive liar - George Wildman Ball

Drummer Gene Krupa at Gjon Mili’s studio, Photo by Gjon Mili / Time Life Pictures/Getty Images. Musician Photography, A Level Photography, Motion Photography, Band Photography, Portrait Photography, Gjon Mili, Life Magazine, Flash Fotografia, Portrait Studio
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“Gene Krupa by Gjon Mili, 1941”

Italian artist Giacomo Balla at work in his studio, ITALY - Photo by Gjon Mili at Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images) Artist Art, Artist At Work, Gino Severini, Gjon Mili, Giacomo Balla, Italian Futurism, Italian Artist, Life Pictures, S Pic
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Italian artist Giacomo Balla at work in his studio.

Italian artist Giacomo Balla at work in his studio. Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images

The photographer Gjon Mili was hailed for his work illustrating entire sequences of human movement in a single image. Multiple Exposure Photography, Movement Photography, Creative Photography, Photography Ideas, Hand Photography, Gjon Mili, Exposition Multiple, The Big Bang Therory, Renaissance
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Multiple Exposures - Entropic Memes

Legs and swirling skirts of chorus girls in routine at Harem Club. (Photo by Gjon Mili/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images) Gjon Mili, Swing Dancing, Shall We Dance, Lets Dance, Dance Art, Ballet Dance, Tango, Pin Up, Dance Like No One Is Watching
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Nightclubs, NYC, Chorus Girls' Legs and Patrons at The Harlem, 1947, Gjon Mili. (1904 - 1984)

A showgirl sitting at her dressing room mirror backstage at the Copacabana nightclub. Photograph by Gjon Mili. New York City, Backstage, Dressing Room Mirror, Dressing Rooms, Photo New York, Gjon Mili, Vegas Showgirl, The Illusionist, Ziegfeld Follies, History Teachers
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legrandcirque: A showgirl sitting at her...

legrandcirque: A showgirl sitting at her...

Gjon Mili - Chartres, France, S)

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Gjon Mili—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images Dancer and actor Gene Kelly in a multiple-exposure dance sequence from the movie Cover Girl,

Gjon Mili Juliette Gréco at the Waldorf Astoria, New York City 1957

Torn and frayed

Juliette Gréco at the Waldorf Astoria, New York, 1957. Photo by Gjon Mili.

Gjon Mili, Double Exposure of Models Wearing Hat with Heavy Face Veil, 1946 Multiple Exposure, Double Exposure, Fine Art Photo, Photo Art, Photography Poses, Amazing Photography, Exposure Photography, Artistic Photography, Gjon Mili

Shadow and Light

A showcase of incredible photographs by Hungarian-born photographer Gjon Mili. Unless otherwise specified, taken in Mili's studio in NYC. From the LIFE archives. Gjon Mili, LIFE © Time Inc. Skaters of the Hollywood Ice Revue at Madison Square Gardens, NYC, 1948. Source Gjon Mili, LIFE © Time Inc. A model in raincoat, umbrella and galoshes, 1943. Source Gjon Mili, LIFE © Time Inc. A little girl watching soap bubbles, 1941. Source Gjon Mili, LIFE © Time Inc. Contestants dancing in a Caribbean…

FBI Agent Del Bryce by Light Painting Photographer Gjon Mili The first known use of stroboscopic flash to capture multiple motions in one exposure Light Painting Photography, White Photography, Portrait Photography, Movement Photography, Flash Photography, Photography Ideas, Wedding Photography, Gjon Mili, Multiple Exposure
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