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Smith, W. Eugene 1918-1978

Overview
Works: 229 works in 496 publications in 8 languages and 10,668 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  Exhibition catalogs  Biography  Portraits  History  Documentary television programs  Archives  Bibliography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Photographer, Author, Illustrator, Artist, Other, Narrator, Author of introduction, Editor
Classifications: TR820.5, 770.924
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Minamata by W. Eugene Smith( Book )

16 editions published in 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of the poisoning of a city, and of the people who choose to carry the burden of courage"--Jacket subtitle
Let truth be the prejudice : W. Eugene Smith, his life and photographs by Ben Maddow( Book )

13 editions published between 1985 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Let Truth Be The Prejudice documents the life and work of W. Eugene Smith, a man whose work expanded the range and depth of photography, bringing new aesthetic and moral power to the photo essay. Smith was born in 1918 in Wichita, Kansas, and raised according to traditional American values, believing in the nobility of America and the injustice of war. He began taking pictures with his mother's camera while still a boy and continued this practice throughout his schooling. In 1937 his burning ambition took him to New York City, where his rise as a professional photographer was meteoric."--Amazon
W. Eugene Smith and the photographic essay by Glenn Gardner Willumson( Book )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and Japanese and held by 720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

W. Eugene Smith and the Photographic Essay is an in-depth study of the work of one of the most important and gifted photojournalists of the postwar period in America. Glenn Willumson begins by examining the antecedents for the photo-essay, a genre that developed in unison with the halftone reproduction and the illustrated weekly periodical. He goes on to analyze closely four works that W. Eugene Smith produced for Life magazine, and for which he is best known: "Country
The jazz loft project : photographs and tapes of W. Eugene Smith from 821 Sixth Avenue, 1957-1965 by W. Eugene Smith( Book )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects photographs from W. Eugene Smith that capture the jazz culture in New York City between 1957 and 1965, after the thirty-eight-year-old magazine photographer moved from Pittsburgh to Sixth Avenue in Harlem; along with written first-hand accounts and interviews
The concerned photographer 2 : the photographs of Marc Riboud, Dr. Roman Vishniac, Bruce Davidson, Gordon Parks, Ernst Haas, Hiroshi Hamaya, Donald McCullin, W. Eugene Smith by Cornell Capa( Book )

3 editions published in 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dream street : W. Eugene Smith's Pittsburgh project by W. Eugene Smith( Book )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

W. Eugene Smith papers by University of Arizona( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

W. Eugene Smith by Sam Stephenson( Book )

4 editions published in 2001 in French and German and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Etudie l'oeuvre de l'artiste à travers 55 de ses photographies brièvement commentées
Minamata by W. Eugene Smith( Book )

3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

W. Eugene Smith by W. Eugene Smith( Book )

15 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in 3 languages and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Japan -- a chapter of image : a photographic essay by W. Eugene Smith( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

W. Eugene Smith - realer als die Realität by W. Eugene Smith( Book )

5 editions published in 2011 in German and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

W. Eugene Smith, His Photographs and Notes by W. Eugene Smith( Book )

9 editions published between 1969 and 1993 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Minamata : life--sacred and profane by W. Eugene Smith( Book )

3 editions published in 1973 in English and Japanese and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Minamata is a city in southern Japan severely affected by mercury poisoning from industrial pollution
Photograph 1 : a photographic competition for amateur and professional photographers by Cincinnati Art Club( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Objective camera, subjective truth( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American "Life Magazine" photographer W. Eugene Smith and his Japanese-American wife, Aileen, talk with photo magazine editor James Hughes and writer William Pierce. They discuss and show some of the famous pictures Smith took concerning the scandal in Manamata, Japan. Fish poisoning caused by chemical dumping by the Chisso Factory caused mysterious diseases, birth deformities, and serious physiological defects in large numbers of villagers who lived by the sea and ate the fish. Chisso and the Japanese government tried to deny the facts and stop an investigation. The Smiths persevered and brought the facts to world-wide notice. After many difficulties the victims were compensated
Minamata by W. Eugene Smith( Book )

5 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in French and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Between birth and death: an affirmation of life( Visual )

3 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographer W. Eugene Smith uses photographs of war, Spain, and healers to express his views on life, man, and the world in which he lives
W. Eugene Smith : the camera as conscience by W. Eugene Smith( Book )

6 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Keuze uit het werk van de vooral dankzij zijn werk voor 'Life' bekend geworden Amerikaanse fotograaf (1918-1978)
W. Eugene Smith by W. Eugene Smith( Book )

9 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and Catalan and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"W. Eugene Smith is the master of the photographic essay; he created essays which include some of the most dramatic and affecting single images of the twentieth century. Fiercely energetic, he made countless photographs memorable for their formal brilliance and for their compassion. This volume of Aperture's Masters of Photography series presents more than seventy of Smith's greatest photographs, selected from work created over the course of forty-five years." "In his introductory essay, Jim Hughes, Smith's biographer, provides an overview of Smith's life and insight into his work."--BOOK JACKET
 
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Let truth be the prejudice : W. Eugene Smith, his life and photographs
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The jazz loft project : photographs and tapes of W. Eugene Smith from 821 Sixth Avenue, 1957-1965Dream street : W. Eugene Smith's Pittsburgh projectW. Eugene Smith, His Photographs and NotesW. Eugene Smith : the camera as conscienceW. Eugene SmithW. Eugene Smith : photographs 1934-1975W. Eugene Smith photography made difficult