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Alfred Eisenstaedt
Eisenstaedt signing "VJ day" print on August 23, 1995 at his Menemsha cabin on Martha's Vineyard.jpg
Born 6 December 1898
Dirschau (Tczew), West Prussia, Imperial Germany
Died 24 August 1995(1995-08-24) (aged 96)
Other names Eisenstaedt
Occupation Photojournalism

Alfred Eisenstaedt (6 December 1898 – 24 August 1995) was a German photographer and photojournalist. He is renowned for his candid photographs, frequently made using a 35mm Leica M3 rangefinder camera. He is best remembered for his photograph capturing the celebration of V-J Day in Times Square.

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