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In Color: Dixon photography exhibit instructs on evolution of color

“Color! American Photography Transformed,” at Dixon Gallery and Gardens through March 23, lives up to its title. Its more than 70 images provide plenty of color, often brilliant and dazzling, and offer a lesson in how the slow and painstaking development of pigmentation from the medium’s black and white origins affected a cultural revolution. As far as media are concerned — photography, cinema, television, magazines, the Internet — we live in a world of color. Read more


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