Wikipedia entry
    Introduction
    Erich Salomon (28 April 1886 – 7 July 1944) was a German Jewish news photographer known for his pictures in the diplomatic and legal professions and the innovative methods he used to acquire them.
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    Q65454
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    Introduction
    The original "candid camera" photographer known for his ability to gain access to events involving dignitaries and celebrities and photograph them at ease, rather that in formal poses. He is considered to have been greatly influential in the field of photojournalism during the second half of the 20th century. He used small unobtrusive cameras such as the Ermanox and the first Leicas with fast lenses. In 1944 he was deported from Holland where he was in hiding, and murdered at Auschwitz. Often referred to as Dr. Erich Salomon, as he held a doctoral degree in law from the University of Munich.
    Nationalities
    German, Dutch, Judaism
    Gender
    Male
    Roles
    Artist, Journalist, Jurist, Photojournalist, Photographer
    Names
    Erich Salomon, Erikh Zalomon, Erich Franz Emil Salomon
    Ulan
    500001168
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    Works

    7 works online

    Exhibitions

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