Gordon Parks Professional photographer in the 1940's - 1970's

Gordon Parks was born in November 30, 1912 in Fort Scott, Kansas and passed away in March 7, 2006 and his goal as a photographer is to spread the civil issues from the 1940's to 1970's in the United States. He is remembered by his significance purpose of the pictures about poverty and African American. His black and white pictures made them have a more dramatic feeling. His inspiration came from portfolios from other photographers.

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