Eve Arnold, 1912-2012

Sad that my first blog post of 2012 should be about the passing of another great photographer, but I just thought I’d share this Magnum in Motion audio slideshow interview with Eve Arnold in conversation with John Tusa, from 2009.

Considering Eve Arnold’s standing as a Magnum photographer and the extraordinary archive of photographs she leaves behind, it’s a shame that there seems to be very little in terms of interview/retrospective multimedia material available about her online – apart from those pieces that talk about her photographs of Marilyn Monroe. Even this piece is quite narrow in scope, although it includes segments on Joan Crawford, Malcolm X and Margaret Thatcher. But it’s wonderful to hear Eve Arnold’s voice. May she rest in peace.

See more: http://www.magnumphotos.com/Archive/C.aspx?VP=XSpecific_MAG.PhotographerDetail_VPage&l1=0&pid=2K7O3R14AZX1&nm=Eve%20Arnold

Obituary: http://www.guardian.co.uk/artanddesign/gallery/2012/jan/05/eve-arnold-memorable-photographs

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About russellphoto

Photographer and multimedia producer/editor working in international development. Also on Twitter @russellphoto
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