Frances Baer

Discussion in 'Large Format' started by kent_phelan, Aug 13, 2003.

  1. Many of you may know this by now, but I thought I'd pass along the sad news that Frances Baer passed away on July 24, 2003. Frances was the wife of photographer Morley Baer, and was a fine photographer and painter (she used a 5x7 camera). She was 86 at the time of her death. I don't know how long it will remain online, but her obituary can be found at the Monterey County Herald at:
  2. I am not a regular subscriber to lenswork but I am fortunate enough to have the issue with her interview in it. I've read it several times and laughed out loud at some of the stories she told of EW and AA. I'm sure it would have been a joy to have shared even an afternoon with her.

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