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Lens on Life by Stephanie Calabrese Roberts

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Contents

INTRODUCTIONDocumentary photography holds the power to capture moments of historical significance; to reveal what’s hidden; to broaden our exposure to people, places, and experiences beyond our reach; to shape (or shatter) our perceptions; and to offer an authentic view of humanity. Think of this book as a companion on your journey to capturing life as it unfolds.

CHAPTER ONE GET INSIDE THE MIND OF A DOCUMENTARY PHOTOGRAPHERBroaden your concept of documentary photography and get inspired by going behind the lenses of a diverse collection of documentary photographers including: Beth Rooney, Sion Fullana, Ed Kashi, John Loengard, Elizabeth Fleming, Rick Smolan, and Elliott Erwitt. Trace their paths to photography. Hear about their inspirations ...

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