Photography Masterclass : Kurt Hutton

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Kurt Hutton, born Kurt Hübschmann (1893-1960), was a German-born photographer who pioneered photojournalism in England.

Having begun his career with the Dephot agency in Germany, he moved to England in 1934.

He worked for Weekly Illustrated before becoming one of the founders of the most famous British pictorial weekly news magazine of the twentieth century, Picture Post.











‘Commissionaire’s Dog’  1938

(Photo by Kurt Hutton / Hulton/ Getty Archive)



Fair Fun

‘Fair Fun’  1938

(Photo by Kurt Hutton/Picture Post/Hulton/ Getty Archive)


A Master at capturing the non-self conscious, more than a social documentarist, Hutton’s images always go beyond that which they factually depict.

An extraordinary Photographer.