Newsletter News

Fotografiska: Coming to London and New York amid Controversy

In spring next year, Fotografiska, the Swedish photography center in Stockholm, will expand its operations with two large outposts, one on 281 Park Avenue in New York City and another…

Read More

Featured Exhibit

Bodies of Light: Fine Art Photographs of 20th-Century Female Nudes

The female body had long been used for artistic inspiration. From classic Greek sculpture to photography, artists have explored sensuality.

The photographers represented in this nude photography portfolio range from…

Read More

Collecting Resources

The Insider's Guide to Buying Photographs

Besides historical and aesthetic considerations, most photography collectors ultimately will face the real economic issue of both buying and selling images.

Few of us merely inherit a collection and then pass…

Read More

“I Photo Central adds much-needed transparency to what can be an opaque market in vintage photography. Its calendar of auctions and events is indispensable. From its inception, it has been one of my go-to sites.”

Michael Mattis

Private Collector

I Photo Central provides thousands of web pages for the photography collector, curator and historian. This site includes articles on collecting issues (such as connoisseurship and print values; insurance and risk management; appraisals; buying and selling images; developing a photography collecting library; framing/matting and preserving your collection; conservation, etc.). The largest for-sale fine art photography gallery on the web is databased here and is easily accessed through an extensive on-site search engine.

246 issues of the popular E-Photo Newsletter are also archived here and are also searchable; and there is a major International Photography Calendar of Events section.

An additional Special Exhibits section focuses on specific topics, photography processes (such as autochromes, daguerreotypes, stereo views and oratones), contemporary photography and individual photographers.