Journalism - What did they do? (Sosro Kartono 992632_20130222023037 (Who?…
Journalism - What did they do?
R.M.P Sosro Kartono was an Indonesian journalist, thinker, aristocrat and the older sibling who inspired R.A. Kartini to be a women's activist.
He was born in 10th April, 1877 in Pelemkerep, Jepara
He became journalist because he was polyglot, he could master about 34 languages, 24 foreign and 10 local languages, which made him to be recruited as a journalist for the New York Herald Tribune.
Since a young age he showed his intelligence in his school, he went to some prestigious schools such as the Leiden Technical College in the Netherlands.
He became the first Indonesian to graduate Leiden Technical College, and he has defeated numerous polyglots from Europe and America with his skills.
He was sent around Europe, he was recruited in Vienna, Austria, sent to be a translator around central Europe.
Robert Capa (born Endre Friedmann) was a Hungarian war journalist and photographer.
He was born on October 22nd, 1913, he decided to become a photojournalist when he was a teenager.
Capa fled his country when he was just a teenager to avoid the political repression in Hungary, he went and studied in Berlin.
He witnessed the rise of Hitler and his campaign which made him fled to Paris where he changed his name and became a photojournalist, possibly to fight in the war by journalism.
"If your picture is not good enough, you are not close enough." That's how he does it. He is arguably the best war journalist to cover the conflicts and wars.
He documented and covered five wars during his career, Spanish Civil War, the Second Sino-Japanese War, World War II across Europe, the 1948 Arab–Israeli War, and the First Indochina War, his photos were published in major newspapers and magazines..
He has documented wars and conflict around the world such as, Middle-east, Asia, Western Europe, etc.