Elliot Erwitt

born 1928

Elliot Erwitt, ‘Bus Stop, London’ 1952, later print
Bus Stop, London 1952, later print
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Biography

Elliott Erwitt (born Elio Romano Erwitt, 26 July 1928) is an American advertising and documentary photographer known for his black and white candid shots of ironic and absurd situations within everyday settings— a master of Henri Cartier-Bresson's "decisive moment".

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Elliot Erwitt Studio Visit

Elliott Erwitt started taking pictures at the age of 16 and, 68 years later, he hasn't stopped!

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