Cartier-Bresson in Moscow

There’s an interesting Radio 4 radio programme available on-line at the moment, called “Cartier-Bresson in Moscow.” You can find it here – http://bbc.in/PImJct

I’m not convinced that radio is really the best medium for consideration of a visual art, but it might help to look at some of the photographs that the programme refers to, here – www.realussr.com

The programme includes a short recording of HCB speaking including the phrase “use as little equipment as possible” … great advice but not a piece of guidance popular with the gear-obsessed photographic press.

My thanks are due to Andrea Ingram who highlighted the existence of this programme, on the filmwasters.com site. Andrea blogs at Boxes and Bellows.

 

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