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Documentary photography

piece of written, printed or electronic matter that provides information or evidence or that serves as an official record

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Photographed yellowstone National Park

William Henry Jackson

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Early landscape/frontier photographer

William Henry Jackson

4

Jacob Riis was a:

Police reporter for the Evening Sun

5

Wrote a book called: How the Other Half Lives

Jacob Riis

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This photographer was a Sociologist that used his camera as a Research tool:

Lewis Hine

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What term did Lewis Hine coin with his work?

"Photo Story"

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Lewis Hine was white kind of photographer?

Documentary photographer - started documenting children in 1905

9

FSA stands for?

Farm Security Administration

10

Photographed "Migrant Mother"

Dorothea Lange

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What did Jacob Riis use for flash?

Potassium chlorate from a gun cartridge

12

A protective child labour law passed as a result of his work:

Lewis Hine

13

What was the FSA?

Photography Division headed by Roy Stryker in the 1930s

14

Photographed the famous image on the Empire State building "Men at Work"

Lewis Hine

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Was the first foreign photographer allowed to photograph soviet industry

Margaret Bourke White

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Worked as an illustrator for Vogue then a photographer

George Hoyningen-Huene

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Margarete Bourke White was the first?

Female war photojournalist and first female photographer at Life Magazine

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Challenged to turn fashion photography into fine art in 1911

Steichen

19

Paul Horst was known for?

Fashion and portraiture

20

Photographed Gandhi in 1946

Margarete Bourke White

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Head photographer at Vogue for 15 years

Steichen

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What quote did Hoyningene-Huene quote from Chanel?

L'elegance c'est moi

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First Vogue cover in colour

Stechen in 1932

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How did Richard Avedon?

While on assignment for the New Yorker in 2004

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What was Richard Avedon known for?

Fashion for Harper Bazaar and Vogue, minimalist portraits, fashion photography, merchant marines

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He created elegant black and white fashion portraits in real life settings

Richard Avedon

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What was a turning point in Richard Avedon's career?

When he focused on everyday working class subjects instead of famous public figures and fashion "In the American Midwest"

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He photographed Marilyn Monroe

Richard Avedon

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His work led to a revolt in 1887 against the slums and ultimately to housing reforms in New York

Jacob Riis

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What else did Dorothea Lange photograph that she is very well known for?

Japanese internment - WW2