Dorothea lange has carved a niche in photojournalism with her amazing and vivid photographs through her works, she humanized the difficulties of people, women and children in particular, during one of the most troubling times of dorothea lange: famous photographer of the great depression. Dorothea lange biography dorothea lange (may 26, 1895-october 11, 1965) was an influential documentary photographer lange is best known for her depression-era work for the farm security administration (fsa. Dorothea lange (may 25, 1895 - october 11, 1965) was an influential american documentary photographer and photojournalist, best known for her depression-era work for the farm security administration (fsa) lange's photographs humanized the tragic consequences of the great. Dorothea lange: biography & photography you are here from then on she held her position as a studio photographer lange soon began to work for herself with commissioned works with only two years of formal instruction with clarence white under her belt. Dorothea lange (may 26, 1895 - october 11, 1965) was an american documentary photographer and photojournalist, best known for her depression-era work for the farm security administration.
Dorothea lange's biography and life storydorothea lange (may 26, 1895 - october 11, 1965) was an influential american documentary photographer and photojournalist, best known for her depression-era work for the. Migrant mother introduction dorothea lange is an experienced photographer, born on the 26th day of march 1895 her works have been a source of introduction in the first section of this text, i come up with a brief biography about dorothea orem i also give my reason for settling on her as a subject in. Dorothea lange was a phenomenal photographer that seized the hearts of people during the 1930s and beyond, and greatly affected the times of the great dorothea lange was born on may 26, 1895 in hoboken, new jersey when she was seven years old, she had become lame from polio.
Dorothea studied photography under american photographer clarence hudson white at columbia university in new york and she was apprenticed to the renowned arnold genthe's photography studio in ny when she was 23, she moved to san francisco where she opened a commercial portrait studio. The compassion dorothea lange had and showed in her photography was rooted in her childhood experiences but, compassion is not to be the only word used to describe her, her photography and her life it would be impossible to use just one word. Dorothea lange biography - a profile of dorothea lange, photographer of the 20th century, known for her iconic images of the great depression lange's photographs were also used to illustrate the sociology and economics work on the depression by university of california's paul s taylor.
Picture book biography of photographer dorothea lange text is choppy and has some holes despite the style of dress and old-fashioned camera, the illustrations she didn't do well in school but found an interest in photography and started taking pictures of those around her who were suffering. Dorothea lange dorothea lange (1895-1965) was one of the best of the american photographers who used their art to document, and ultimately to alleviate, the human suffering caused by the great dorothea lange encyclopedia of world biography copyright 2004 the gale group inc. Dorothea lange facts: dorothea lange (1895-1965) was one of the best of the american photographers who used their art to document, and at about this time she decided to become a professional photographer lange worked in the photography studios of arnold gen the and. (see biography/timeline at bottom of page) (photographs subject to prior sale - prices subject to change) provenance: collection & estate of dorothea lange searching for photographs by dorothea lange decides to become a photographer and begins working in portrait studio of arnold genthe.
Learn about dorothea lange: her birthday, what she did before fame, her family life, fun trivia facts, popularity rankings, and more photographer who captured timeless images of the great depression before fame she graduated from columbia university. Photo: dorothea lange may 1936 dorothea and paul's supervisor roy stryker asks them to do a government project to find jobs for those who had become unemployed in 1973 publication of to a cabin, lange's photographs of life at steep ravine, calif, with co-photographer margaretta mitchell. Dorothea lange (may 26, 1895 - october 11, 1965) was an american documentary photographer and photojournalist, best known for her depression-era work for the farm security administration (fsa.
Dorothea lange: dorothea lange, american documentary photographer whose portraits of displaced farmers during the great depression greatly influenced later documentary and journalistic photography lange studied photography at columbia university in new york city under clarence. Dorothea lange, photographer, missoula, montana 2,459 likes 181 talking about this dorothea lange's images focus on the faces, not the financials, of my next book, still untitled, will accomplish that dream dorothea lange short biography american photographer. Dorothea grew to blame the separation on her fatherâ lange, who never showed much interest in academics in high school decided to pursue photography as her the next 5 years they traveled together documenting rural hardships and they encountered the fsa dorothea lange and paul taylor. Dorothea lange biography - a significant american photojournalist and photographer, dorothea lange, lived from 1895 until 1965 lange studied photography under clarence h white in new york at the columbia university she did many informal apprenticeships at studios of photography in.
Dorothea lange american photographer movements and styles: modern photography, straight photography, documentary photography dorothea lange's images of depression-era america made her one of the most acclaimed documentary photographers of the 20th century. Dorothea lange was an american photojournalist and documentary photographer she was widely known for the depression-era job for the dorothea was born in 1895 in new jersey she was named dorothea margaretta nutzhorn when she was born, but she dropped the middle name and used her. Dorothea lange: a photographer essay - taking photographs may seem simple, but being a photographer is more than browsing through the according to roy stryker, dorothea lange had the most sensitivity and the most rapport with people (stryker and wood 41) [tags: biography.