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If your pictures aren't good enough, you aren't close enough.
[Photography is] the nearest thing to journalism for anyone who found himself without a language.
The war correspondent has his stake - his life - in his own hands, and he can put it on this horse or that horse, or he can put it back in his pocket at the very last minute.
The [concentration camps] were swarming with photographers and every new picture of horror served only to diminish the total effect. Now, for a short day, everyone will see what happened to those poor devils in those camps; tomorrow, very few will care what happens to them in the future.
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Since the end of the nineteenth century, if not earlier, presidents have misled the public about their motives and their intentions in going to war.
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May 25, 1954
Robert Capa was a Hungarian war photographer, photo journalist and also the companion and professional partner of photographer Gerda Taró.
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