March 7, 2006

Photographer Gordon Parks Dies at 93

Gordon Parks, who captured the struggles and triumphs of black America as a photographer for Life magazine and then became Hollywood's first major black director with "The Learning Tree" and the hit "Shaft," died Tuesday, his family said. He was 93.

For more on his life, images and movies visit PDN ONLINE.

1 comment:

Lotsa Paparrazza said...


(Thanks for posting this notice.)