A Venitian by birth he became a naturalized English subject, Beato was one of the first war reporters: of note he is the first to have photographed real corpses, a revolution in the way of thinking and for the profession. In 1863, Felice Beato opened his studio in Yokohama with the designer Charles Wirgman as partner. He was one of the first westerners to exert his talent in Japan. Felice Beato greatly influenced photographers who succeeded him i ... See more See less
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Photographer Aurélien Villette questions the meaning and patrimonial value of ancient abandoned buildings. While the latter represent an era in architectural history, they also bear witness to the specific history of a country, a region or a civilisation. The remains left in thes...