Dorothea Lange by james Marenda

Who is the photographer you researched? Dorothea Lange

IS this photographer famous for a specific photograph? Migrant Mother.

What​ ​date​ ​or​ ​period​ ​of​ ​time​ ​did​ ​they​ ​take​ ​their​ ​famous​ ​photograph? 1936 (migrant Mother).

Was this photographer educated and trained as photographer or did they start as a hobby or job? She learned photography at Columbia University in New York.

What was the artist primarily known for as photographer? Dorothea Lange was an American documentary photographer and photojournalist, best known for her depression-era work for the Farm Security Administration.

What do you personally like about their work? I do not like way of she took the picture because i do not like documentary photographer and she's picture have lot's of sad feeling.

She is Dorothea Lange, she taking picture of documentary and family or historical picture. and she learn photography at Columbia University in New York and Lange joined the California Camera Club where she met and influenced by the work of Consuelo Kanaga, a radical photojournalist with the San Francisco Chronicle, and Dorothea Lange was born Dorothea Nutzhorn on May 26, 1895, in Hoboken, New Jersey. Her father, Heinrich Nutzhorn, was a lawyer, and her mother, Johanna, stayed at home to raise Dorothea and her brother, Martin. The later career is Following America’s entrance into World War II, Lange was hired by the Office of War Information (OWI) to photograph the internment of Japanese Americans. She is famous because she known as best depression-era work for the Farm Security administration, and she won Guggenheim Fellowship for Creative Arts, US & Canada

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