Photography

Iacovello’s Uni Pulp Paper Vietnam War Photos

July 5, 2016

VVA life member Paul Iacovello, who was a medic in Vietnam in 1962-63, created art paper by turning his war uniform into pulp, then printed images of photos he took in Vietnam on that paper.…

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Vietnam War Veterans Photos Wanted for New Illustrated History

July 5, 2016

DK, the London-based book publisher that specializes in top-quality illustrated reference books, is putting together a book titled  The Vietnam War: The Definitive Illustrated History. Published in association with Smithsonian Institution, the book will go on…

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Photographer Query: In Country Slide Photos Wanted

May 7, 2016

Kendra Rennick, a photo editor in New York, is working on a project to collect photo slides that Vietnam veterans took during their tours of duty. "I am interested in a wide range of roles…

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Author Query: Looking for Marines Photographed by David Douglas Duncan

March 2, 2016

Chaplain Richard Black at Con Thien, September 1967 Franck Leclerc, a French newspaper reporter, is working on a book on the work of the great war photographer David Douglas Duncan, a Marine who served in…

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Eddie Adams' Enduring Vietnam War Photos

October 10, 2015

Eddie Adams , who died in 2004, was one of the most accomplished photojournalists of the Vietnam War. Working for the Associated Press, Adams spent more than three years covering the war. He received the…

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Tony Gleaton, 1948-2015

September 2, 2015

Tony Gleaton , a photographer best known for his images of the American West, Southwest and Mexico, died August 14 at age 67 in Palo Alto, California. Gleaton, who specialized in black-and-white photos of  African American…

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‘Reporting Vietnam’ Exhibit to Open in D.C.’s Newseum

May 20, 2015

"Reporting Vietnam , " a multimedia exhibit showcasing how journalists covered the Vietnam War, opens May 22 at the Newseum in Washington, D.C. The extensive exhibit, held in conjunction with the 50th anniversary commemorations of…

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‘Unseen Warriors’: Vietnam War Cameraman Doc

May 4, 2015

The "unseen warriors" of Traditions Military Videos' "Unseen Warriors: Army Combat Cameramen in Vietnam" are---as the subtitle notes---a group of dedicated Army photographers and cameramen who often put their lives on the line to document the…

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The Abundance of Nothing by Bruce Weigl

January 12, 2015

Bruce Weigl served in Vietnam with the 1st Cavalry Division from 1967-68, and has written many books of poetry and prose dealing with the war. All are well worth reading. I have all but one or two…

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Website Query: Vietnam War Pinups Wanted

October 8, 2014

Andi Gustavson, a graduate student studying the history of snapshot photography and war at the University of Texas, has set up a website---"a digital archive"--- for "an important group of conflict photographs that has yet…

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