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Hopefully he is not unknown to you. Born Arthur Fellig, Weegee was the ultimate tabloid news photographer. His work has recently been enjoying a reexamination and discovery of his true creative genius and contributions. And in this volume you also get the perspective of Paul Strand and Ralph Steiner on his work. I know, not who you would expect, but there you have it. (If you are not familiar with these photographers, click on their names for more info.)
From a collection of almost 20,000 prints, ICP put together this exhibit of his rarely seen work.
interesting clip of Weegee in conversation with Peter Sellers discussing the origin of his name:
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