Thursday, 22 August 2013

Getty opens up its collections

Getty are making, "4,600 high-resolution images of the Museum’s collection free to use, modify, and publish for any purpose." This is pretty incredible. See more here.


Julia Margaret Cameron, photographer (British, born India, 1815 - 1879).   A Bacchante, June 20, 1867, Albumen silver print.  Image: 32.4 x 26.7 cm (12 3/4 x 10 1/2 in.) Mount: 58.4 x 46.4 cm (23 x 18 1/4 in.).  The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles

Digital image courtesy of the Getty's Open Content Program.


William Henry Fox Talbot, photographer (English, 1800 - 1877). An Oak Tree in Winter, probably 1842 - 1843, Salted paper print. Image: 19.4 x 16.6 cm (7 5/8 x 6 9/16 in.) Sheet: 22.4 x 18.7 cm (8 13/16 x 7 3/8 in.). The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles.

Digital image courtesy of the Getty's Open Content Program.