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Sally Mann Candy Cigarette 1989 - Sally Mann is one of my absolute favorite photographers since college her work is raw and debatable, but that is what makes her good.

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The Art of Empathy: Joel-Peter Witkin and Jerome Witkin

Abe Smith and Tom Shipp

Crowd gathered to witness the killing of Thomas Shipp and Abram Smith, two victims of the lynch law in Marion, Indiana, It was the impetus for Abel Meeropol's 1937 poem Strange Fruit, later recorded as a song by Billie Holiday in 1939

Revisiting 9/11: Unpublished Photos by James Nachtwey

Revisiting 9/11: Unpublished Photos by James Nachtwey

James Nachtwey happened to be in New York the morning of and made his way to Ground Zero.

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The Ouija Photographer

Weegee (Arthur Fellig) New York City heat spell, Children Sleeping on the fire escape - 1938

50 Of The World’s Most Iconic Photos And The Stories Behind Them

The World's Most Iconic Photos And The Stories Behind Them:Haunted by what he had seen in Sudan and severely criticised for not helping the little girl, photographer Kevin Carter committed suicide a few months after this photo was taken.

Weegee exhibition: Weegee: Murder Is My Business

Shot dead: Weegee's murder photographs go on show – in pictures

Installation view of “Weegee: Murder Is My Business” at the Photo League, New York, 1941 © Weegee/International Center of Photography

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