A fascinating photographer and artist, Lartigue made photographing moving subjects in the early 20th century look effortless. And he made tennis, especially his photographs of the flamboyant Suzanne Lenglen who was the first female tennis celebrity, look like ballet.
Lartigue is also special to me because of his images of people jumping into the air. A difficult spirit to capture, but one so beautiful when you get it right, here are some of my favorite Lartigue leaps.
And if there ever was a photograph I want to be, this is it.