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Unformatted text preview: Mark Riboud, 1923 Philip Jones Griffiths, 1936 Tim Page, 1944 Susan Meiselas, 1948 Don McCullin, 1935 Gilles Caron, 19391970 Carol Guzy, 1956 Major themes in war photography: 1. Dead bodies, of American soldiers and enemy soldiers 2. Wounded Americans 3. Camaraderie among soldiers 4. What daily life for GIs is like: harsh conditions, boredom, fear, etc. 5. Humanity of soldiers despite their horrific experiences and their mission to kill 6. The devastation that war wrecks on civilians 7. Interaction between American GIs and civilians in the war countries 8. Life on the home front; support for the war effort; beginning w/ Vietnam, opposition 9. Moments of victory / celebration 10. Pictures that symbolize key events http://www.ap.org/pages/about/pulitzer/rosenthal.html Class 10 War photography 2...
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