W. Eugene Smith: LIFE Magazine 1951 Photo Essay, …
W. Eugene Smith | International Center of Photography
While on the staff of magazine, Smith produced the classic photographic essays "", "Spanish Village', and "Nurse Midwife" in the late 1940s and early 1950s.
William Eugene Smith | International Photography Hall of Fame
Smith received an advance of $500 on a guaranteed final fee of $1,200.He saw in this commission the opportunity to expand the form of the photographic essay to the dimension of "an epic in the tradition of Walt Whitman's Leaves of Grass" (W.