Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Jacques Henri Lartigue

"It's marvellous, marvellous! Nothing will ever be as much fun. I'm going to photograph everything, everything!"

-Jacques Henri Lartigue

French photographer Jacques Henri Lartigue began taking pictures at the ripe old age of seven and didn't stop during his 70-year-long career. Shooting everything from airplanes to bicycle races to self-portraits, Lartigue captures his subjects with a distinctively fun spirit. Our absolute favorites, though, are his portraits of women. You can see why: