Robert Capa

Robert Capa was a Hungarian-American master is war photography and photojournalism. Born in the early 20th century, Capa was around to photograph many historical wars like the Spanish Civil War and World War II- his most famous batch of images are on the front lines of D-Day. Capa also co-founded Magnum Photos with Henri Cartier-Bresson in 1947, and became president of the agency in 1952. Unfortunately, Capa's passions led him to his death. He fell victim to war while capturing the French Indochina War in 1954. He was only 40 years old.
The last image taken by famed war photographer Robert Capa with his Nikon camera before he stepped on a landmine and died later in the day, 25 May 1954
He was covering Vietnamese troops advancing between Namdinh and Thaibinh during the First Indochina War.
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