Wayne Miller: He Took the Shots Seen Round the World

Posted on 05/23/2013 by |Who's News | Comments

LegacyWayne Miller, who died on May 22 at age 94 in Orinda, Calif., captured iconic images of such a wide range of subjects that it’s almost hard to believe that a single person even saw all these moments, let alone photographed them. Just look at this 2009 retrospective, which includes just a small portion of the portfolio that he shot from the 1940s to the mid-1970s. There’s a dramatic photo of a wounded airman being lifted from a plane on the …

Ken Regan: Rock Star Photographer

Posted on 11/29/2012 by |Who's News | Comments

LegacyOne of the essential job qualifications for being a rock-and-roll superstar is the ability to create an illusion — a larger-than-life, hyperbolic, even phantasmagoric persona that even the fan in the cheapest seats of a stadium show can grab onto and plug into his or her inner fantasies. But knowing that makes the photojournalistic skill of Ken Regan all the more amazing, because he was able to get up close, lie in wait and capture images that showed us glimpses …