Ivan Shagin

Шагин, Иван Михайлович

Photographer, photojournalist

Born Ivanova, 1904

Died Moscow, 1982


Shagin became a photojournist for the Komsomolskaia Pravda newspaper in the 1930s. During the war he was a mailitary photojournalist. After the war he worked for the several important magazines and newspapers and became one of the leading specialists for colour photography.