alex webb - He filled the frame with things in foreground and background, which worked together to make a busy and interesting photo.

Alex Webb: Rendering a Complex World, in Color and Black-and-White

Tehuantepec, Mexico, 1985 Fuji Crystal Archive print 30 x 40 in. x cm) © Alex Webb / Magnum Photos, courtesy Etherton Gallery

Jean Patchett, July 1948 by Nina Leen/dovima_is_devine_II, via Flickr

Jean Patchett escaping the heat on the fire escape of Eileen Ford’s agency, photo by Nina Leen, New York City, July 1948

Lee Freadlender

Lee Friedlander: America By Car - in pictures