Dorothea Lange<br />Migrant Mother<br />
Dorothea Nutzhorn (Lange)<br />Was born in Hoboken, New Jersey, on 26th of May, 1895.<br />When Lange was seven she got po...
“I Live a Visual Life”<br />"One should really use the camera as though tomorrow you'd be stricken blind. To live a visual...
Inspiration <br />Lange was an active photographer. She wanted to show the world for what it was. <br />The world did not ...
Who was Dorothea Lange <br />She studied to be a teacher than changed her mind deciding to be a photographer.<br />She stu...
Life in San Francisco<br /><ul><li>After Lange joined the California Camera Club she met Consuelo Kanga.
Lange  admired Kanga’s  idea of photography and followed her form of style.
Kanga was a photojournalist for the San Francisco Chronicle.</li></ul>Dorothea Lange,1930. History Place. 4 December 2010 ...
The Depression <br />Lange was very successful until the Depression in 1929.<br />During the Depression she started to tur...
<ul><li>Dorothea Lange has been called the greatest American documentary photographer .
She is best known for her photos of the Great Depression and for her photographs of farm workers.</li></ul>Dorothea Lange ...
The view finder of the Depression<br />This photo that many of us know is called "Migrant Mother“. It is one of a series o...
Near Coolidge, Maricopa County, Arizona. This young girl works in cotton field on Saturday morning. <br />Dorothea Lange 1...
"Artists are controlled by the life that beats in them, like the ocean beats on the shore.“<br />Dorothea Lange<br />"The ...
 Near Coolidge, Arizona. These families are picking their own cotton. Because they can not afford help.<br />Dorothea Lang...
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  1. 1. Dorothea Lange<br />Migrant Mother<br />
  2. 2. Dorothea Nutzhorn (Lange)<br />Was born in Hoboken, New Jersey, on 26th of May, 1895.<br />When Lange was seven she got polio. She had a limp the rest of her life.<br /> When her father left her family she changed her last name to her mothers maiden name.<br />
  3. 3. “I Live a Visual Life”<br />"One should really use the camera as though tomorrow you'd be stricken blind. To live a visual life is an enormous undertaking, practically unattainable. I've only touched it, just touched it.“-Dorothea Lange <br />Dorothea Lange in 1965© 1997, Rondal Partridge<br />
  4. 4. Inspiration <br />Lange was an active photographer. She wanted to show the world for what it was. <br />The world did not fully feel the emotions of her photos until 1972.<br /> She was and still is an inspiration to all photographers. <br />Though Lange showed the hard lives of Americans she captured her subjects beauty.<br />She opened the our eyes to the cruelty of the imprisoned Japanese Americans, the harshness of the Depression and so much more.<br />
  5. 5. Who was Dorothea Lange <br />She studied to be a teacher than changed her mind deciding to be a photographer.<br />She studied under Clarence White at Columbia University.<br /> In 1918 Lange moved to San Francisco to start a portrait studio. <br />Dorothea Lange,1932.HistoryPlace. 5 December 2010 <http://www.historyplace.com/unitedstates/lange/index.html>.<br />
  6. 6. Life in San Francisco<br /><ul><li>After Lange joined the California Camera Club she met Consuelo Kanga.
  7. 7. Lange admired Kanga’s idea of photography and followed her form of style.
  8. 8. Kanga was a photojournalist for the San Francisco Chronicle.</li></ul>Dorothea Lange,1930. History Place. 4 December 2010 <http://www.historyplace.com/unitedstates/lange/index.html<br />
  9. 9. The Depression <br />Lange was very successful until the Depression in 1929.<br />During the Depression she started to turn to social realism.<br />Her first series of photos were of unemployed males, White Angel Breadline (1932).<br />Her own photos showed her Americas critics.<br /> In 1934 Williard Van Dyke published an article showing and talking about Lange’s work.<br />
  10. 10. <ul><li>Dorothea Lange has been called the greatest American documentary photographer .
  11. 11. She is best known for her photos of the Great Depression and for her photographs of farm workers.</li></ul>Dorothea Lange 1932. Redriver Historian. 4 Dec.http://www.redriverhistorian.com/desperation.html<br />
  12. 12. The view finder of the Depression<br />This photo that many of us know is called "Migrant Mother“. It is one of a series of photographs that Lange made of Florence Owens Thompson and her children in February or March -1936.<br />Dorothea Lange 1939. History Place . 4Dec. 2010 <br />
  13. 13. Near Coolidge, Maricopa County, Arizona. This young girl works in cotton field on Saturday morning. <br />Dorothea Lange 1939. History Place . 4Dec. 2010 <br />
  14. 14. "Artists are controlled by the life that beats in them, like the ocean beats on the shore.“<br />Dorothea Lange<br />"The camera is an instrument that teaches peoplehow to see without a camera." <br />Dorothea Lange<br />
  15. 15. Near Coolidge, Arizona. These families are picking their own cotton. Because they can not afford help.<br />Dorothea Lange,1938.HistoryPlace. 5 December 2010 <http://www.historyplace.com/unitedstates/lange/index.html>.<br />
  16. 16. Dorothea Lange,1938.HistoryPlace. 5 December 2010 <http://www.historyplace.com/unitedstates/lange/index.html<br />Dorothea Lange 1932. Redriver Historian. 4 Dec.http://www.redriverhistorian.com/desperation.html<br />
  17. 17. Dorothea Lange,1938.HistoryPlace. 5 December 2010 <http://www.historyplace.com/unitedstates/lange/index.html<br />On Arizona Highway 87, south of Chandler, Arizona. This a grandma and baby of migratory family. They came from Amarillo, Texas, to pick cotton in Arizona. <br />
  18. 18. Works Cited<br />“Today in History”. 7 Oct.2000. 4 Dec.2010 <memory.loc.gov/ammem/today/oct11.html><br />“History Place” 2000. 3 Dec.20010 http://www.historyplace.com/unitedstates/lange/index.html<br />“Dorothea Lange” 2003, 4Dec. 2010http://www.redriverhistorian.com/desperation.html<br />Gushue, John “Dot DotDot “ 2 Feb 2006 4 Dec 2010johngushue.typepad.com/index.html<br />Horace Bristol “The Photos of Time” 2009 4Dec 2010www.thescreamonline.com/photo/photo2-4/bristol <br />Susannah Abby “Artist Hero” Dec 4 2010<br />http://myhero.com/go/hero.asp?hero=d_lange<br />

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