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Eyewitness - Hungarian Photography

by Laura Bushell
Asked to define what makes a great photographer, Robert Capa famously replied that, “It's not enough to have talent, you also have to be Hungarian.” And there’s some truth in it. Even a cursory inspection of the most influential photographers in world history turns up a remarkable number of Hungarians, whose aesthetic and innovations influenced every facet of the medium from war reporting to fashion photography to artistic abstraction. When you consider how deeply ingrained the photographic... [more]
Posted by Laura Bushell on 7/17/11
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