My Equipment

I have been on a long journey with a camera as my passport, allowing me to witness a diverse and spectacular world. I was a photojournalist during Chicago’s most turbulent times, with civil rights, the Vietnam War protests, and student upheavals shaping my young life. I marched with Martin Luther King, Jr., covered political conventions, and experienced racial hatred that was also directed at members of the press. My images for the Chicago Sun-Times, documenting the Lincoln and Dixon State Schools in Illinois, received the 1971 Pulitzer Prize for Feature Photography.

I was a photo editor and assignments editor for the Chicago Tribune, and I directed photography in Tucson at the Arizona Daily Star. I freelanced for Time, Newsweek, ...

Get Capture the Magic now with the O’Reilly learning platform.

O’Reilly members experience live online training, plus books, videos, and digital content from nearly 200 publishers.