Tuesday, October 20, 2009

"Irving Penn: A Visionary in Black and White"

Working his camera and artistic vision up until the very end of his amazing career spanning over decades of photography, Irving Penn died yesterday at age 92. He began his career as an assistent art director for Vogue magazine and eventually becam the world renowned master of of the black and white photography.

His mesmerizing portraits from trash, to food to people and, most recently, pottery, will surely be remembered most. Looking over the following you will note one thing: Irving Penn will be extremely missed-!

Photos and story line from Kate Smith's blog

A la prochaine,

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