Magnum Celebrates Robert Capa With Get Closer

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Photographer extraordinaire Robert Capa would have been 100 years old yesterday. To celebrate, Magnum Photos launched the "Get Closer" project for photographers all over the globe. Check it out!

Photo by Robert Capa

One of the most famous quotes in photography is Robert Capa’s “If your pictures aren’t good enough, you’re not close enough.” This is but one of insights that the legendary photographer has imparted throughout the years.

In celebration of his 100th birthday, Magnum Photos has launched “Get Closer”, where for 100 days they will post a Robert Capa image daily and you are invited to post a visual response of your own. Just make sure to tag it #GetCloser100 so everyone will see!

Read on for the full details of the Get Closer project

written by cruzron on 2013-10-23 in #news #robert-capa #magnum #get-closer

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