Mary Ellen Mark, Who Photographed Street Life With Empathy, Dies at 75
By WILLIAM GRIMES
Mary Ellen Mark in 2000. Chris Felver/Getty Images
Mary Ellen Mark, whose unflinching yet compassionate depictions of prostitutes in Mumbai, homeless teenagers in Seattle and mental patients in a state institution in Oregon made her one of the premier documentary photographers of her generation, died on Monday in Manhattan. She was 75.(…)
(From NY Times, 5/27/2015).