Imagine my surprise when I read the announcement of the relaunch of Camera to see no mention of Romeo Martinez. He was the legendary editor of the magazine from 1955 to 1967. He was also my mentor in photography, or more precisely, my father... A few weeks after his death in 1991, I wrote this article for Le Monde, and I’ve taken the liberty to publish it here again. I would like to thank the editors of this new review for reminding me of the importance of memory and historical truth.
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