• Robert Frank, Legendary Documentary Photographer, Has Died at 94

    8 days ago - By Peta Pixel

    Robert Frank, one of the most influential documentary photographers of our time, passed away on Monday on Cape Breton Island in Nova Scotia. He was 94 years old.
    With his seminal work The Americans , Frank changed the course of documentary photography, pioneering a raw, candid, and honest style that remains popular to this day. He turned his camera on moments and subjects that had been largely ignored by the posed photojournalistic style of the time; as a result, he became known as the father “the snapshot aesthetic” and “ the Manet of the new photography .”
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  • Robert Frank Dies; Pivotal Documentary Photographer Was 94

    Robert Frank Dies; Pivotal Documentary Photographer Was 94

    8 days ago - By NY Times

    Mr. Frank's visually raw and personally expressive style made him one of the most influential photographers of the 20th century.
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