Romano Cagnoni obituary

Romano Cagnoni obituary
 

The photojournalist Romano Cagnoni, who has died aged 82, created some of the most memorable images of war in Vietnam and Nigeria and, according to Harold Evans, the legendary editor of the Sunday Times from 1967 to 1981, was “one of the five most important photographers of the 20th century” alongside Henri Cartier-Bresson, Bill Brandt, Don McCullin and W Eugene Smith.
In 1965 Cagnoni became the first non-communist photographer to enter North Vietnam, visiting the country in the company of the journalist James Cameron and the news cameraman Malcolm Aird. He travelled into the countryside to... read more

 
8 March 2018 in Art & Culture, Views: 43
Source: Guardian
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