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Grace Robertson, photography pioneer, dies at 90 – The Guardian

Trailblazing photojournalist, regularly published in Picture Post, documented life in postwar Britain and up to the 1990s



Gentle pictures are probably dead as a dodo today, Grace Robertson, the photographer who has died aged 90, told the Guardian in 2010, but back then it was different.
Back then was the 1950s, when Grace worked for Picture Post in Britain, her gentle style of observational photojournalism chiming with the postwar publics appetite for images that reflected the small pleasures of peacetime.
Picture Post, a weekly news periodical that regularly published the work of a generation of pioneering photojournalists,…

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