Monday’s Photography Inspiration – Imogen Cunningham

Monday’s Photography Inspiration – Imogen Cunningham

Imogen Cunningham was an American photographer known for her photography of botanicals, nudes and industry. Born in Portland, Oregon. In 1901, at the age of 18, Cunningham bought her first camera, a 4×5 inch view camera, from the American School of Art in Scranton, Pennsylvania. She soon lost interest and sold the camera to a [...]

Monday’s Photography Inspiration – Eva Besnyo

Monday’s Photography Inspiration – Eva Besnyo

Born in Budapest, Eva Besnyö was brought up in a well-to-do Jewish home. In 1928, she started to study photography at József Pécsi's studio where she also served as an apprentice. In 1930, she moved to Berlin where she became Peter Weller's assisitant. first worked for advertising photographer René Ahrlé before working on with press photographer  Peter Weller. [...]