Born 1942

Biography: photographer Charles Gatewood

Biography: photographer Charles Gatewood

Charles Robert Gatewood (1942 – April 29, 2016) was a photographer who lived and worked in San Francisco, California. He began photographing in 1964, after finishing a degree in anthropology and art history at the University of Missouri. His goal from the first was to become a world-class photojournalist. His heroes were Henri Cartier Bresson, Robert Frank, Gene Smith, and…
Biography: Raghu Rai

Biography: Raghu Rai

Raghu Rai was born in 1942 in the small village of Jhhang, now part of Pakistan. He took up photography in 1965, and the following year joined “The Statesman” newspaper as its chief photographer. Impressed by an exhibit of his work in Paris in 1971, Henri Cartier-Bresson nominated Rai to join Magnum Photos in 1977. Rai left “The Statesman” in…