Go Back   New Orleans Saints - blackandgold.com > Main > Everything Else

Horst Faas AP Photographer.

this is a discussion within the Everything Else Community Forum; Horst Faas, AP combat photographer, dies at 79 - Yahoo! News Very Sad One of the great....

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-10-2012, 11:52 PM   #1
Moderator
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: New Haven Ct
Posts: 18,737
Horst Faas AP Photographer.

Horst Faas, AP combat photographer, dies at 79 - Yahoo! News

Very Sad One of the great.
QBREES9 is offline  
Latest Blogs
Saints: A glimpse of the future Last Blog: 11-19-2014 By: lee909


What i tell you ! !! ! Last Blog: 11-02-2014 By: SAINTstunna


MID TERM ELECTION Last Blog: 10-29-2014 By: teddybarexxx


Old 05-13-2012, 07:39 AM   #2
1000 Posts +
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: "Si quaeris peninsulam amoenam, circumspice"
Posts: 4,662
Blog Entries: 15
... you know, it's one thing to cross a line of departure armed and as a combatant, but it's quite another to wander the forward edge of the battle area armed with only a couple of cameras & documenting what's out there ... this guy had major balls of brass.

FILE - In this undated file photo, Associated Press photographer Horst Faas is shown on assignment with soldiers in South Vietnam. Faas, a prize-winning combat photographer who carved out new standards for covering war with a camera and became one of the world's legendary photojournalists in nearly half a century with The Associated Press, died Thursday May 10, 2012. He was 79. (AP Photo/File)...
SloMotion is offline  
Old 05-13-2012, 11:20 PM   #3
Moderator
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: New Haven Ct
Posts: 18,737
I never work with Horst, but i did work for him.
QBREES9 is offline  
Old 05-14-2012, 07:07 AM   #4
1000 Posts +
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: "Si quaeris peninsulam amoenam, circumspice"
Posts: 4,662
Blog Entries: 15
Originally Posted by QBREES9 View Post
I never work with Horst, but i did work for him.
That must have been quite an experience, were you one of the 'Horst's Army' of young photographers they mentioned in the article?
SloMotion is offline  
Old 05-15-2012, 01:02 AM   #5
Moderator
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: New Haven Ct
Posts: 18,737
No I met him much later in life. When I freelanced out of New York.
QBREES9 is offline  
Old 06-01-2012, 09:56 PM   #6
Moderator
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: New Haven Ct
Posts: 18,737
Horst Faas, legendary photojournalist, dies at 79 | Photo Gallery - Yahoo! News
QBREES9 is offline  
Old 06-01-2012, 11:01 PM   #7
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: The Woodlands
Posts: 17,724
Blog Entries: 27
Originally Posted by QBREES9 View Post
I never work with Horst, but i did work for him.
Pray tell ... tell us some war stories!

RIP Faas!
SmashMouth is offline  
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:59 PM.


Copyright 1997 - 2013 - BlackandGold.com
no new posts