Google Doodle Celebrates The Lola Álvarez Bravo’s 117th Birthday

Today Google Doodle celebrates one of Mexico’s first expert female picture takers, Lola Álvarez Bravo, on her 117th birthday celebration. Known for her representations of open figures, just as road photography chronicling many years of Mexican life, she is viewed as one of the nation’s pioneers of innovator photography. Conceived Dolores Martinez de Anda in Jalisco, Mexico, on this day in 1903, the future picture taker moved to Mexico City as a youngster. It was from her neighbor, Manuel Bravo, that she originally took in the essentials of photography, incorporating…

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