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The Google doodle: A highly creative home page homage
The Google doodle: A highly creative home page homage

Photographer Robert Doisneau is known for Parisian street scenes that reflected his fascination with what he called "the marvels of daily life." Four of his images — including his famous (if posed) 1950 picture of a kissing couple — graced last weekend's Google doodle, the variation on its home-page logo with which the company celebrates special dates, people and events. The April 14 tribute, which marked what would have been Doisneau's 100th birthday, is one of many doodles devoted to the arts, presented with a style and skill that have made doodling an art in itself. "We see the home-page as a canvas not just for visuals but any kind of Web...

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