Irving Penn 1917-2009

thumb_3164_4ac0be010bad96925173e36617196625thumb_3164_719a5d47ec63ce013164755bd1ad7abathumb_3164_6285afdae04a60d14d497747edbfd5bbthumb_3164_ebb0d24e005b59c6790ee4ef375743b4thumb_3164_ee15b2d3ebd13d596555cf98d68c99f6Irving Penn, one of the 20th century’s most prolific and influential photographers of fashion and the famous, whose signature blend of classical elegance and cool minimalism was recognizable to magazine readers and museumgoers worldwide, died Wednesday morning at his home in Manhattan. He was 92.

One of my favorite photographers, how sad.  I did my final project on him in photography in high school haha.  he basically invented fashion photography.

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