moment" inspired many to follow his and Andre Kertesz' bold journey into the then new medium of 35mm stills photography. For the first time an artist was able to take a small, light, discrete camera (the early Leica) and capture the world with an immediacy previously impossible. This great man's legacy still casts a huge shadow even in this digital era. A true giant of art.
The BBC website has this obituary (http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/entertainment/arts/3536742.stm).