Author’s Note: In this post as with others I have drawn heavily on the best sources I could find. In the case of Henri Cartier-Bresson it is Pierre Assouline. He is the author of the book, “Henri Cartier-Bresson: A Biography.” His wonderful book is the only biography I could find on Cartier-Bresson but it was… Continue reading The Extraordinary Vision of Henri Cartier-Bresson.
Editors Note: I have wanted to do a post on Jacob Riis for several years now. I have been reading and corresponding with experts for five years or more. Years ago my daughter started a history fair project on Riis that never got finished. Some of this research is from that time. I am… Continue reading Jacob A Riis: The Supreme Weapon of Fact