Tag Archives: 70s Photos

70s Shots: New York In The Seventies

Inspired by HBO’s series, The Deuce, Esquire magazine has published 50 photographs of New York City from across the 1970s. There’s lots of great shots worth investigating; grungy street scenes, regular folks going about their business, as well as fancy … Continue reading

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70s Shots: World Trade Center & NYC Surroundings (1973)

This is a good day to remember the original World Trade Center, its surrounding environs and the people who lived and worked in the area. In this wonderful collection of photographs, taken by Wil Blanche on behalf of The Environmental … Continue reading

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70s Shots: Bruce Lee Hong Kong Exhibit

A new exhibit covering the life of Bruce Lee will be opening next week in Hong Kong. According to a report at CNN: “A five-year Bruce Lee exhibition will open in Hong Kong’s Heritage Museum on July 20, 2013, to … Continue reading

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70s Shots: Searching For The Seventies – The Documerica Photography Project

David Rosenberg from the Behold photo blog at Slate.com has written up an excellent story entitled, “Searching for the ’70s and Finding America.” The article highlights a number of wonderful images taken by various photographers for the Documerica Project in … Continue reading

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1970s Moments: ‘Batman’s’ Burt Ward meets his fans (1972)

Here’s the first installment for something we’ll be calling 1970s Moments. Cool photos or videos that capture that tasty 70s flavor but don’t fit neatly into other categories here at Bionic Disco. To start us off – here’s a trio … Continue reading

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70s Shots: Everyday life in the hood: NYC, Ford & Pele

Today we have a quartet of exceptional, early-1970s images for you to ogle. Firstly, photos of Harlem and the Lower East Side, New York by Camilo José Vergara. Secondly, a quick presidential visit for soccer superstar Pele. Everyday Life in … Continue reading

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