Distance: 1. 3 miles, Yoga 2. Nada, enjoying the rain
|Martin Munkacsi (American, born Hungary - 1896-1963), Jumping a Puddle, 1934. Gelatin silver print|
Before Richard Avedon or any lively fashion photographer there was Martin Munkascsi. He took the medium from a staged affair using mannequine-like models in a musty studio to the above. For the first time, fasion photography was genuine, breathless, artistic, creative. For these qualities and many others, he is considered the Father of Modern Fashion Photography.
Richard Avedon said of Munkácsi: