Frank Espada 1930-2014

Frank Espada The photography world suffered a great loss this week, but the world as a whole is made stronger by what Frank Espada left behind. As a student I had the great privilege of studying under Frank for a short time. I can honestly say that he taught me everything I know about the darkroom.

Frank Espada, leader and activist of New York's Puerto Rican community in the 1960s, died in California, his son said Monday. He was 84.

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God speed Frank...