Friday, April 30, 2010

Street Photographers

Name: Henri Cartier Bresson
Time Period: 1930's to 2000's, but he is most famous for his work in the 1950's.
Description: Considered the father of photojournalism, he used 35mm format and helped develop street photography and was a master of candid photography.

Name: William Klein
Time Period: 1950's to present, but most famous for his work in the 1950's and 60's
Description: He is known for his ironic approaches to photojournalism and fashion photography. He used a lot of wide-angles and telephoto lenses. He used natural lighting and motion blur, often breaking prevailing rules of photography.

Thursday, April 29, 2010


Op art stands for optical art. One strives to create optical illusions or basic shapes with basic colors.

Thursday, April 1, 2010