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New School-Parsons School of Design Photography Focus Lecture audio recordingsPhotojournalism Focus ➔ Photojournalism Focus Lecture with Walter Heun

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New School for Social Research (New York, N.Y. : 1919-1997) (producer)
Walter Heun (speaker)
Benedict J. Fernandez (host)


June 8 1982


In the first of two segments, Walter Heun discusses the use of 35mm cameras, as well as some common misconceptions and mistakes that photographers make. In discussing cameras, lenses and techniques, Heun provides insight into his views about photography and offers advice. Workshop participants ask questions throughout. In the second segment, Heun describes his experience photographing the 1968 Democratic Convention and discusses truth and misrepresentation in photography. Heun concludes with a slideshow, during which he offers advice on photographic equipment and techniques.


Walter Heun 2 PM - 4 PM Lecture - 6/8/82

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Parsons Institutional Collections


box pav_9, cassette 1.30 A-B



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