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Magnum Legend Abbas passes away

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“[O]ne is writing with light, and the other is drawing with light,” the photographer once said. “The school of Henri Cartier-Bresson, they draw with light, they sketch with light. The single picture is paramount for them. 

“For me, that was never the point. My pictures are always part of a series, an essay. Each picture should be good enough to stand on its own but its value is a part of something larger.” – Abbas, 1944-2018 

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ELLIOT ERWITT EXHIBITION

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ELLIOT ERWITT EXHIBITION
24 January – 17 February 2018
AT BEETLES+HUXLEY GALLERY
3-5 Swallow Street, London, W1B 4DE
Mon-Sat 10-5:30 

Beetles and Huxley are hosting a new exhibition to celebrate the 90th birthday of legendary Magnum photographer Elliot Erwittas of 24 January.  

The exhibition includes over 50 photographs, portraits and rare vintage prints from across his long career.  

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Magnum Photos + Lens Culture = Free guide + Photography Awards

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If you haven’t heard of Lens Culture yet, you need to visit their website straight away.

The online magazine is a really resourceful place for photographers or anyone who wants to keep up with the latest trends and debates in photography.

They have just released a free guide from Magnum Photos: Wear Good Shoes: Inspiring Advice from Magnum Photographers filled with excellent tips, advice and words of wisdom from the photographers at Magnum, as well as many of their iconic images. A great resource for anyone who wants to make better pictures.

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