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Having spent 47 summer vacations in Amsterdam, in June, before the galleries close up, virtually all my art time went straight into the arms of photography. Of all contemporary arts Amsterdam has given photography first place in its heart. The nonprofit FOAM is the first institution that comes to mind. It occasionally visits New York City – but only at the rough art outpost at Red Hook. The best art gallery in Amsterdam by far is the Eduard Planting Gallery of fine art photography – EduardPlanting.com. Here’s one forceful argument as to why: