W. Eugene Smith

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Pantheon Books, Jul 12, 1986 - Photography - 12 pages
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Gathers photographs of musicians, workers, mental patients, soldiers, and animals, and scenes from Pittsburgh, Spain, Wales, Haiti, and Japan

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About the author (1986)

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."