Walther Benser

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Walther Benser
Portrait of Walter Benser in 1958
Schweden, January 1958
Born(1912-10-23)October 23, 1912
DiedApril 21, 2002(2002-04-21) (aged 89)
Poster for color slide presentation by Benser subtitled "Made with light and shadow"

Walther Benser (October 23, 1912 – April 21, 2002) was a photographer, photo journalist and merchant from Germany. He traveled as a freelance photographer with a Leica camera, gave slide lecture tours and established the stock photo agency ZEFA. In 1989 he gave a presentation "Sixty Years with the Leka (sic) at the Leica Historical Society of America meeting in Philadelphia.[1]


  • Walther Benser (1957). Wir photographieren farbig. Europäischer Buchklub.


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