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The Captivating Story Of Henry Diltz: Legendary 1969 Woodstock Photographer

By August 21, 2019 Current News

Screenshot of article posted at SLR LoungeCross-posted from SLR Lounge
[by Sean Lewis]

The 1969 Woodstock Music Festival was a true, once-in-a-lifetime experience, and legendary photographer Henry Diltz was there to capture it all. Back in 1969, Henry received a call from lighting designer Chip Monck to be the official photographer for a music festival that would go on to define an entire generation. Needless to say, he accepted, and the rest is history.

Director Scott Hanson put together a short, 6-minute mini-doc for where Diltz tells the story of how it all came into play.

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