5 Days of Photography. 5: Philippe Halsman (1906-1979)

5 Days of Photography. 5: Philippe Halsman (1906-1979)

Day 5 is Latvian-American artist Philippe Halsman, responsible for that photo of Einstein and producing work for Vogue and Life magazines. Dabbling in photography from the age of fifteen, Halsman went on to become one of the world’s most recognised photographers, working with subjects such as Marilyn Monroe and Richard Nixon.