Edward Steichen Goes to War

Siegel, Nan
January 2008
Aviation History;Jan2008, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p40
The article offers information on American photographer Edward J. Steichen. Steichen has captured aerial photographs during the World War I and II. He and Alfred Stieglitz, another American photographer, founded a movement known as the Photo Secession, dedicated to promoting photography as fine art. In 1955, he created the exhibition, "The Face of Man," which appealed for world peace and was based on the work of several artists, including Dorothea Lange and Ansel Adams.


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