Carel Blazer

carelblazerCarel Blazer(1911-1980) started to photograph in the thirties and followed in the same time an education by Hans Finsler in Switzerland.
He was co-organizer of the exhibition “Photo’73” in the Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam.
With colleagues Ad Windig and Annelies Romein he focused himself by making false identity cards during the war.
He was member of the ‘hidden camera’ and also made photos on May 7 1945 at the Dam.

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Photo: Carel Blazer, Stadsarchief Amsterdam. Victim of the shooting is transported on a carrier cycle.

 

 

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Photo: Carel Blazer, Stadsarchief Amsterdam. Paleisstraat. Cordon on the Dam.

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