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Günther Becker
photographer
28.02.1920 Kassel
23.06.2003 Bringhausen

In 1945 apprenticeship as photographer at Foto Seldt plus Franz Langhammer in 1946/47 in Kassel. In 1947 completion of the journeyman’s examination for photography at the "Photografen-Innung Kassel Stadt und Land".

Since 1948 occupation as a freelance photographer. 1955, 1959 and 1964 photographer at the documenta exhibitions. In the 1950s/1960s freelance photographer for regional authorities, including the Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Kassel, the Staatsbauamt, architects and the "Kasseler Post".

Release of his photographs in numerous publications about Kassel and the region. From 1968 lectureship at the Kasseler Hochschule für Bildende Künste. Retirement in 1980.