A set of photographs by Saul Leiter (1923-2013)
Lovely sets of photos by Saul Leiter was published in the Andrey Zeigarnik's and Dasha Kuzmina's blogs. But I want to share with you my favorite pictures. It's amazing but true – a very good photographer made almost exclusively vertical frames. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14.…
Colourful past: Saul Leiter - in pictures
Photographer Saul Leiter has died in New York at the age of 89. Leiter was born in Pittsburgh in 1923 and moved to New York to become a painter. He worked for a number of magazines and was known for his quiet street scenes, which were, unusually for the time, often shot in colour
A Casual Conversation with Saul Leiter
Saul Leiter was an original — a spirited, self-effacing artist who followed his own vision. Earlier this year, TIME sat down for a friendly conversation with the painter and photographer at the Howard Greenberg Gallery in New York.
Leiter, Saul (1923- ) - 1952 Tanager Steps
Saul Leiter (born 1923) is an American photographer and painter whose early work in the 1940s and 1950s was an important contribution to what came to be recognized as The New York School. Saul Leiter was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. His father was a well known Talmud scholar and Saul studied to become a Rabbi. His mother gave him a Detrola camera at age 12.At age 23, he left theology school and moved to New York City to become an artist. He had developed an early interest in…
Harry Gruyaert,the color experimentation.
Né à Anvers en 1941, Harry Gruyaert est membre de Magnum Photos depuis 1982. Il a révolutionné l'utilisations créatives et expérimentales de la couleur dans les années 1970 et 1980. Grandement influencé par la tradition américaine incarnée par Saul Leiter, William Eggleston et Stephen Shore, et par le cinéma, il a créé une palette très…