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RE: [Rollei] Capa documentary: now Ernst Haas
- Subject: RE: [Rollei] Capa documentary: now Ernst Haas
- From: "Fox, Robert" <RFox >
- Date: Thu, 29 May 2003 10:31:52 -0400
Another Rolleiflex "sighting" is in the June issue of "B&W Magazine,"
the glossy magazine for collectors of B&W photography. There is a
spotlight cover article on Ernst Haas, and the photo of Haas that
illustrates the first page of the article shows a youngish Haas cradling
a Rolleiflex in his right hand.
The story explains that on Haas' 25th birthday, he received 25 pounds of
margarine (which was very valuable on the black market) from his
brother. Haas then sold the margarine and bought a Rolleiflex.
Some really great photos in the article if you have a chance to see the