Irving Penn

Here are a few images by the great Irving Penn. In 1958 he was named one of “The World’s 10 Greatest Photographers”. He recently passed away at 92 years of age. He was one of the 20th centuries most prolific photographers.  Here are two great quotes from him

“Photographing a cake can be art,” Irving Penn

“A good photograph is one that communicates a fact, touches the heart, leaves the viewer a changed person for having seen it. It is in one word effective ,” Irving Penn

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