Photographer Interviews

End Frame: Joel Meyerowitz on John Szarkowski’s Eye

February 28, 2011

Long before Joel Meyerowitz was famous for his monumental images taken with a view camera he was a street photographer.  Inspired by seeing Robert Frank at work, Meyerowitz quit his job as an advertising art director in 1962 and started wandering the streets of New York with a camera, looking for what he calls “those small illuminations where there was...

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