Next June Rizzoli Publishers put out the book Jazz Age Beauties – The Lost Collection of Ziegfeld Photographer Alfred Cheney Johnston. It presents the work of a photographer whose recent reputation mostly depended on a small group of eBay photo dealers. One of these online treasure hunters is Robert Hudernovik. It took him years of study to compile this book with two hundred photos
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There is one photograph that should be in every general retrospective of documentary photography, but never is. The American LIFE and Magnum photographer W. Eugene Smith (1918 – 1978) took this particular image in 1972, when he was recording the effects of mercury poisoning on the local residents of the Japanese seaside town Minamata.