Henri Cartier-Bresson (1908-2004)

“To me, photography is the simultaneous recognition, in a fraction of a second, of the significance of an event as well as of a precise organization of forms which give that event its proper expression.” Henri Cartier-Bresson (from blog.photoblogs.org)
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Cartier-Bresson, who photographed the aged 95. Cartier-Bresson was one of the greatest photographers of his time. He captured the human response to defining moments of history.
There is a good article about Cartier-Bresson on Guardian Unlimited that calls him the founding father of photojournalism, with some links. You can find more information on Boing Boing and in his Fondation.
And if you want more Cartier-Bresson photo galleries, you can find on:
Henri Cartier-Bresson Online
Peter Fetterman Gallery : Henri Cartier-Bresson
Henri Cartier-Bresson
PHOTOLOGY – Henri Cartier – Bresson
Henri Cartier-Bresson
Tete a Tete: Portraits by Henri Cartier-Bresson


And one more entry from Rox Populi : Henri Cartier-Bresson 1908-2004 and BBC NEWS.

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