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Smith, W. Eugene 1918-1978

Overview
Works: 234 works in 450 publications in 7 languages and 10,633 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  Exhibition catalogs  Biography  Portraits  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Photographs  Catalogs 
Roles: Photographer, Author, Illustrator, Artist, Other, Author of introduction
Classifications: TR820.5, 779.0924
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Minamata by W. Eugene Smith( Book )
25 editions published between 1973 and 1991 in 4 languages and held by 1,206 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 )
11 editions published between 1985 and 1998 in English and held by 943 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 )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 723 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 543 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 )
2 editions published in 1972 in Undetermined and English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dream street : W. Eugene Smith's Pittsburgh project by W. Eugene Smith( Book )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
W. Eugene Smith by W. Eugene Smith( Book )
11 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in French and Italian and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Japan, a chapter of image : a photographic essay by W. Eugene Smith( Book )
2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
W. Eugene Smith by W. Eugene Smith( Book )
3 editions published in 2001 in French and German and held by 29 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 Undetermined and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
W. Eugene Smith by Sam Stephenson( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in French and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Etudie l'oeuvre de l'artiste à travers 55 de ses photographies brièvement commentées
Objective camera, subjective truth ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 22 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
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 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Minamata : life--sacred and profane by W. Eugene Smith( Book )
2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Minamata is a city in southern Japan severely affected by mercury poisoning from industrial pollution
Between birth and death: an affirmation of life ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 17 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 by W. Eugene Smith( Book )
10 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This volume presents more than seventy photograghs. Jim Hughes, Smith's biographer, provides an overview of Smith's life
W. Eugene Smith - realer als die Realität ( Book )
4 editions published in 2011 in German and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
William Eugene Smith, Pittsburgh, 1955-1958 : l'impossible labyrinthe by Gilles Mora( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in French and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Publié à l'occasion de l'exposition présentée du 9 mars au 3 juin 2012 au Pavillon populaire de Montpellier.0En 1955, au sommet de sa carrière mais désireux de retrouver sa liberté, W. Eugene Smith claque la porte du magazine Life, au sein duquel il a établi sa réputation mondiale de photojournaliste.0La même année, il accepte une commande destinée à illustrer un livre commémoratif sur la ville de Pittsburgh, en Pennsylvanie, qui le conduira à produire plus de 17000 images.0Sont rassemblées ici 160 images de ce travail unique dans l'histoire de la photographie. Réunissant, à partir des archives déposées au Center for Creative Photography de Tucson (Arizona), les tirages originaux, l'exposition dont le présent catalogue rend compte présente un unique témoignage de l'un des plus importants photographes mondiaux du XXe siècle.0
W. Eugene Smith by W. Eugene Smith( Book )
8 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brilliant fever W. Eugene Smith and Pittsburgh ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Profiles documentary photographer W. Eugene Smith, focusing on the creation of Dream street, his photo essay on the city of Pittsburgh. Includes video footage of Smith at work. Features a running montage of Smith's Dream street photographs
 
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Alternative Names
Smit, $15V. Yug'in
Smit, $15Vilyam Yug'in
Smit, V. Yugin
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Smit, Ṿ. Yug'in (Ṿilyam Yug'in), 1918-1978
Smit, Vilyam Yugin
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Sumisu, W. Yūjin
Sumisu, W. Yūjin 1918-1978
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Sumisu, Yūjin 1918-1978
Vilyam Yugin
W. Eugene Smith
W Yūjin Sumisu 1918-1978
W・ユージン・スミス 1918-1978
W. ユージンスミス
W. ユージンスミス 1918-1978
William Eugene Smith
סמית, וו. יוג׳ין
スミス, W. ユージン
スミス, ユージン
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English (139)
French (20)
Japanese (13)
German (6)
Italian (6)
Spanish (6)
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