Vulture Stalking a Child Photograph taken by Kevin Carter (1960–1994) – South African photojournalist. He was the recipient of a Pulitzer Prize for his photograph depicting the 1994 famine in Sudan. He committed suicide at the age of 33. – Wikipedia
Born in New York in 1922, Milton Greene began taking pictures at the early age of 14. Although he was the recipient of a scholarship to the renowned Pratt Institute, a heightened awareness of the photographic image diverted his attention to the camera and its versatility. He soon apprenticed himself to the famous photojournalist and wizard of composition, Elliot Elisofen.
Robert Capa: 'The best picture I ever took' - a picture from the past
How should history remember Jacob Riis, the famous photojournalist muckraker? Utilizing primary and secondary sources, students will research and question the historical character of Riis, a prominent figure in the Progressive era. While some point to his crusading work on behalf of the urban poor, others declare him a racist writer and deceitful photographer. http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Evaluating-Jacob-Riis-A-Common-Core-Research-Based-History-Lesson-1312760
Yevgeny Khaldei (1917 – 1997) was a Red Army photographer, best known for his WW2 photo of a Soviet soldier raising a flag over the Reichstag, in Berlin. He was one of the most famous photojournalists of the WW2 period. He walked carrying his camera from Moscow to Berlin. https://sphotos-a.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ash3/164460_434244166651556_697970459_n.jpg