W. Eugene Smith. Ediz. Inglese

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Phaidon, 2001 - Photography - 125 pages
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This volume - investigating the work of a particular photographer, in thisase, W. Eugene Smith - comprises a 4000-word essay by an expert in the field,5 photographs presented chronologically, each with a commentary, and aiography of the featured photographer.

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About the author (2001)

Stephenson is a writer and lecturer at Duke University, North Carolina.

Born in Wichita, Kansas, in 1918, W. Eugene Smith was a combat photographer during World War II, and worked for" Life "magazine during the 1940s and 1950s, producing more than fifty photo-essays. In the early 1970s, he photographed in Minamata, Japan, a small village affected by industrial mercury poisoning.
Jim Hughes, former editor of" Camera Arts," the "Photography Annual" and" Camera 35," is the author of "W. Eugene Smith: Shadow & Substance,"" Ernst Haas in Black and White," and "The Birth of a Century."

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