Gerda Taro, 1.08.1910 – 26.7.1937
The first photo-journalist dying “on duty”.
Berenice Habbot, 17.7.1898 – 9.12.1991, Single of the Day
Non ho mai voluto fare nient’altro
I never wanted to do anything else
André Kertesz, 2.7.1894-28.9.1985, Single of the Day
Ho cercato la felicità nel silenzio di un istante
I looked for happiness into the silence of an instant
Irving Penn, 16.6.1917-07.10.2009, Single of the Day,
Centennial… images for 100 years.
Thank you for your charming way to give us this world Mr. Penn,
At the Met until July 30th.
Jerry Uelsman, 11.6.33, Single of the Day
Looking at life, looking at what it could be,
looking at what it is really real, looking at what it could be really real.
Happy Birthday Mr. Uelsman!
Steven Maisel, 5.6.1954, Single of the Day
Fashion with Character & Character in Fashion, happy birthday Mr. Maisel
Ralph Eugene Meatyard, 15.5.1925 – 7.5.1972, Single of the Day
Not only masks to reveal poetry.
Non solo maschere per rivelare la poesia.
Jan Saudek, 13.5.1935, Single of the Day
When photography is painted by ambiguity and question marks. Happy Birthday, Mr. Saudek.
George Platt Lynes, 15.4.1907-6.12.1955, Single of the Day,
Looking at personalities beyond personalities, with a camera.
Pierre Molinier, 13.4.1900 – 3.3.1976, Single of the Day
Obession for body makes it an art. Happy birthday Monsieur Molinier.