Monday, May 3, 2010

Garry Winogrand

Garry Winogrand was born in New York city on January 14th, 1928 in New York City. Winogrand is most famous for the portrayal of American life in the early 1960s. He was influenced by Robert Frank and Walker Evans. Many of his photographs reflect the social issues of his time and relate to how the media was shaping American attitudes. Since his death, Winogrand’s photographic style of using the energy of the event to charge the photograph his been copied countless times.

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