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Photography is a small voice, at best, but sometimes one photograph, or a group of them, can lure our sense of awareness. ---->>>

Never have I found the limits of the photographic potential. Every horizon, upon being reached, reveals another beckoning in the distance. Always, I am on the threshold. ---->>>

Passion is in all great searches and is necessary to all creative endeavors. ---->>>

The world just does not fit conveniently into the format of a 35mm camera.

The world just does not fit conveniently into the format of a 35mm camera.

I've never made any picture, good or bad, without paying for it in emotional turmoil. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 12-30, 1918
Birthplace: Wichita, Kansas
Die: 06-21, 1978
Occupation: Photographer

William Eugene Smith (December 30, 1918 – October 15, 1978) was an American photojournalist, renowned for the dedication he devoted to his projects and his uncompromising professional and ethical standards. Smith developed the photo essay into a sophisticated visual form. His most famous studies included brutally vivid World War II photographs, the clinic of Dr Schweitzer in French Equatorial Africa, the city of Pittsburgh, the dedication of an American country doctor and a nurse midwife, and the pollution which damaged the health of the residents of Minamata in Japan (wikipedia)