Scene of the Crime: Photo by Weegee


Subject:
Notable People: Arts & Humanities , Photography , Photographers , Photographers

Description:
Companion to a 2005-2006 exhibit on the photojournalist Weegee (Arthur Fellig), who is known for his crime scene photos and images of New York City nightlife in the 1930s and 1940s. Features images from the exhibition, audio clips from interviews with Weegee (explaining his unusual darkroom practices, how he beat everyone to the crime scenes, and more), and a video on Weegee's work. From the J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles.

Publisher:
The J. Paul Getty Trust

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.getty.edu/art/exhibitions/weegee/


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