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07-09-2005, 09:32 PM
Does anyone have any experience with the army or know where I can get more information?

A google around came to no avail, i've read acticles in photo magazines about army photographers but information on the net is pretty scarce...

Thanks ;)


07-09-2005, 10:26 PM
Cool idea Robb.
I don't have any experience with the topic but maybe if we all do a little research this could turn into a very interesting thread of links.

I will contribute links I found interesting...
Soviet War Photography (http://schicklerart.com/exh/sovietwar/)
Civil War Photography (http://www.civilwarphotography.com/gibson/fieldwork.html)
PBS: American Photography: Photography and War (http://www.pbs.org/ktca/americanphotography/features/war.html)
War Photography since 1946 (http://photography.about.com/library/weekly/aa112299a.htm)

Damn... I found alot just googling "War Photography (http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&lr=&client=firefox-a&rls=org.mozilla%3Aen-US%3Aofficial_s&q=war+photography&btnG=Search)".

I hope to see more contributions to this interesting topic.

Google really is becoming more of an art unto itself... sometimes just finding the right phrase can help immensely

07-10-2005, 07:51 AM
Cheers, i'll have a read through those... ;)

07-10-2005, 02:35 PM
You actually will have better luck doing a search for "War Photographers".
James Nachtwey is an excellent one.... but beware, his images can be very graphic.

07-14-2005, 02:50 PM


07-14-2005, 05:59 PM
Yes, he is the one. I was not aware he had this website. Thanks Younghistorian.

He is an excellent photographer, and as you can see, very emotional and graphic in nature.

07-19-2005, 05:31 PM
Amazing photographer -- he really captures the emotion of the subjects.

I am sure I heard of the name and his pics before -- did he donate some pics to War Child?