ON STREET PHOTOGRAPHY and other life changing events

KNUT SKJÆRVEN/PHOTOGRAPHER/WRITER/RESEARCHER

The Forefathers

Signature Eliott Erwitt © Knut Skjærven

Signature Eliott Erwitt © Knut Skjærven

Who’s are the forefathers of street photography in Europe? Here are some names that should be recognised:

Eugene Atget (1857-1927); Brassaï (1899-1984); Henri Cartier-Bresson (1908-2004); Rene Burri (1933-2014); Robert Capa (1913-1954); Robert Doisneau (1912-1994); Alfred Eisenstaedt (1898-1995); Arno Fischer (1927-2011); Robert Frank (1924); Josef Koudelka (1938);  William Klein (1928); Will McBride (1931); Elliott Erwitt (1928); André Kertész (1894-1985); Tony Ray-Jones (1941-1972); Vivian Maier (1926-2009); Inge Morath (1923-2002); Martin Parr (1952); Willy Ronis (1910-2009).

Please add to the list.

© Knut Skjærven.

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One comment on “The Forefathers

  1. elisam75
    November 5, 2014

    wow!!!!!!

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