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September 15, 2006

Thomas Hoepker’s opinion

Filed under: Magnum,media — alecsothblog @ 8:19 am

Hoepker writes in Slate today:

“Was this the callousness of a generation, which had seen too much CNN and too many horror movies? Or was it just the devious lie of a snapshot, which ignored the seconds before and after I had clicked the shutter?”

Read the full piece here

1 Comment

  1. […] But I don’t see much need for this to go on and on. I think Thomas Hoepker was forthcoming in his response on Slate. His piece just left me with one question. In an email to Hoepker, I asked, ‘Why do you think the picture was published 15 times in Germany? Do think the picture was used to propagate some idea of America?’ […]

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