Title: front populaire
Photographer(s): Robert Capa, David Seymour 'Chim'
Writer(s): Georgette Elgey
Designer(s): Jacques Maillot
Publisher(s): Chene/Magnum, Paris, France
Size: 22 x 28 cm
Print: Imprimerie Moderne du Lion, Paris, France
Nation(s) and year(s) of Protest: France, 1930 - 1938
Chosen by the Nazis from their country of origin and having come to Paris in 1933, both on reportage missions, Robert Capa and David Seymour have been recognized as two of the greatest photographers of current affairs and, of necessity, "of war". Both killed on reportage missions, Robert Capa and David Seymour were recognized as two of the greatest news photographers and, by necessity, "war photographers". At the beginning of their careers, they were interested in the same French subject: the Popular Front.