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René Burri ( 1933 - 2014 )

René Burri (9 April 1933 – 20 October 2014) was a Swiss photographer known for his photos of major political, historical and cultural events and key figures of the second half of the 20th century. 676 more words

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An Old Man in Wuxi, 1964

This photo was taken by René Burri during his 1964 trip to China. For more on Burri.

"Six Photographs": René Burri

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“Iconic Swiss photographer takes us on a journey through six images from his archive, photographing figures like Che Guevara chain-smoking in his office in 1963, Pablo Picasso in Cannes in 1957 and American G.I.s being entertained in a brothel in Seoul in 1961.”

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“I never thought I would become a photographer.”

“I never thought I would become a photographer.”

– Rene Burri, Swiss, photographer

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“I never thought I would become a photographer.”

“I never thought I would become a photographer.”

– Rene Burri, Swiss, photographer

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Traces of Time, Project 3, research point (Photography 1, ID 513323)

Henri Cartier-Bresson – ‘L’amour de court’

“What matters is to look” . The opening statement by Cartier-Bresson is clearly not as obvious as it seems. Cartier-Bresson only had room for the lens on his camera to fit between the planks of wood of the fence and didn’t see the man jumping. 432 more words

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