Dorothea Lange

Dorothea Lange

“The camera is an instrument that teaches people how to see without a camera.”

Dorothea Lange

On May 26, 1895 Dorothea Lange American documentary photographer and photojournalist, best known for her Depression-era work for the Farm Security Administration was born. Lange’s photographs influenced the development of documentary photography and humanized the consequences of the Great Depression. (Wikipedia)

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