31 Fascinating Photogs Showing Life in Austria, Romania and Ireland in the Mid-1950s and Early 1960s

Born in Austria in 1923, Inge Morath was the first woman to integrate the famous Magnum agency with Robert Capa and Henri Cartier-Bresson of whom she was the assistant. When properly placed back among her many photo reportages, her pictures deliver a mountain of informations on photography after the war, and force us to seeContinue reading “31 Fascinating Photogs Showing Life in Austria, Romania and Ireland in the Mid-1950s and Early 1960s”

World’s Oldest Bras From the 15th Century Discovered in an Austrian Castle

The bra and panty set were discovered hidden in a vault at Lengberg Castle in East Tyrol, Austria in 2012 and is thought to date back to the 15th century, a much earlier time period for these types of garments than previously believed. “We didn’t believe it ourselves,” Beatrix Nutz, the archaeologist responsible for theContinue reading “World’s Oldest Bras From the 15th Century Discovered in an Austrian Castle”

31 Wonderful Color Photos of Austria in the Early 1960s

Austria, officially the Republic of Austria, is a landlocked country in the southern part of Central Europe, located on the Eastern Alps. It is composed of nine federated states, one of which is Vienna, Austria’s capital and largest city. Austria is bordered by Germany to the northwest, the Czech Republic to the north, Slovakia toContinue reading “31 Wonderful Color Photos of Austria in the Early 1960s”

Extraordinarily Candid Vintage Photographs Showing Life in Vienna, Austria During the 1900s and 1910s

Emil Mayer was a Viennese photographer who did most of his work with a hand-camera on the streets of Vienna around the 1910s. Although he was a lawyer by profession, his greatest passion was for photography: he was the long-time president of one of Vienna’s most prominent camera clubs, and by the time of hisContinue reading “Extraordinarily Candid Vintage Photographs Showing Life in Vienna, Austria During the 1900s and 1910s”