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04-16-2017, 06:12 AM   #1
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Italian photojournlaist with Pentax camera on CBS newscast

At the CBS News website is a story, broadcast Saturday, about work by longtime Italian photojournalist Letizia Battaglia. A Pentax camera is shown during the segment.
Later I intend to post a longer message with links to some articles I found about Ms
Battaglia.
Skimming some articles, I found no reference to her use of any Pentax cameras, but I saw one mention of another brand.
Some of her work is graphic black and white phtography of homicide scenes.


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Here she is with a Leica:


And here with an Olympus:


Unidentified Rangefinder:


And apparently this is her old Pentax LX


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The Pentax:
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Remind me not to buy used equipment from her...
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QuoteOriginally posted by UncleVanya Quote
Remind me not to buy used equipment from her...
Yes, but I doubt if anyone would steal it !!

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Hmmm some hexagonal Pentax lens... ;-)
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QuoteOriginally posted by apete Quote
Hmmm some hexagonal Pentax lens... ;-)
correct title is photo-journa-lay-waste

Jokes aside, she's pretty well-known & pretty good at what she did/does.
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