|Dates: ||1882, 3 December - 1954, 13 June|
|Born: ||Germany, Eisenach|
|Active: ||Mexico / Africa|
German photographer who spent a lot of time in Mexico. He was a noted expedition photographer and photojournalist. He photographed the Mexican Revolution (1910-1917) and made the most famous photograph of the Mexican revolutionary Emiliano Zapata. His book ‘Mexico Pintoresco‘ (1923) was translated into four languages. He also collaborated with Manuel Álvarez Bravo.
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