(1898 - 1995)
Alfred Eisenstaedt was active/lived in New York, Massachusetts / Poland. Alfred Eisenstaedt is known for photography, magazine photo-journalism, celebrity images.
Biography Alfred Eisenstaedt
Alfred Eisenstaedt was born in Dirschau (Tczew) in West Prussia, Imperial Germany December 6, 1898. He was a German-American photographer and photojournalist. His family moved to Berlin in 1906.
Eisenstaedt served in the German Army's artillery during World War I, being wounded in 1918. While working as a belt and button salesman in the 1920s Weimar Germany, Eisenstaedt began taking photographs as a freelancer for the Berliner.
Eisenstaedt was successful enough to become a full-time photographer in 1929. Four years later he photographed a meeting between Adolf Hitler and Benito Mussolini in Italy. Other notable pictures taken by Eisenstaedt in his early career include a waiter ice skating in St. Moritz in 1http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alfred_Eisenstaedt
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