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Next up, a terrific late ‘60s German photobooth on film:

We also caught the photostrip appearance in Joe Wright’s latest film Hanna, after receiving tips from Joe and Raul about it. Once the film is out on DVD, we’ll add it to the site.

Andy Warhol’s four-paneled Self-Portrait, 1963–1964, is acclaimed in every Warhol monograph and exhibition catalogue as his first seminal self-portrait. It ranks not only as one of the most iconic and enigmatic portrayals of an artist’s own image, but its multi-panel format and use of mechanically-produced photographic imagery are also acknowledged as the most radical advancements in portraiture since Cubism.

The piece, as was , and elsewhere, went for $38.4 million, and, as the Journal noted, a “similar self-portrait comprising a single image from this photo-booth series in red sold for $6.8 million, just over its $6 million low estimate.” All in all, not a bad day for the humble 25¢ photobooth.

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The information in this article was current at 06 Dec 2011

Keywords: Film, Photobooth

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09-12-2011 » Music

The second section takes a look at the use of photostrips, and to a lesser extent photobooths themselves, in, on the covers and in the liner notes of LPs, CDs, and other recorded media. From mega-bands like to singer-songwriters like, musicians have used the idea of the photobooth and the photos it produces to convey a host of different ideas and feelings.

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