Photographers biographies?

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  1. bigtwinky

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    I'm looking for some interesting photographer's biographies to read. I'm heading out to Australia and have lots of travel time ahead of me.

    Any recommendations?
     
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    I've heard that the book by (or about) Annie Lebowitz is pretty good.
    Have you read Joe McNally's books? Not really a biography but still a good read.
     
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    Edward Weston's Day books a classic

    just google

    Diane Arbus. Dorothy Lange. Lee Miller. Minor White. Stechien
    all have interesting books written about them, i just don't remember the author's names.
     
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    Thanks for the input peoples, much appreciated. You are going to make a 22 hour flight that much more interesting :)
     
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    I have not yet had a chance to read his stuff, but I have heard it is good. Going to keep it on my short list :)
     
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    Don McCullin; with Lewis Chester. (2002). Unreasonable Behaviour: An Autobiography. Vintage. ISBN 0-09-943776-7.
     

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