Harry Benson: Shoot First

<i>Harry Benson: Shoot First</i>

Still courtesy of Magnolia Pictures

Harry Benson, the recipient of the International Center of Photography’s 2017 Lifetime Achievement Award, has had behind-the-scenes access to the greatest of the greats, and his body of work proves the point. Born in 1929 and still active, his subjects have included the Beatles, Muhammad Ali, Winston Churchill, Bobby Fischer, Greta Garbo, Michael Jackson, Martin Luther King Jr. and the Robert F. Kennedy assassination.

Learn about the man behind these iconic photographs in this 2016 film, Harry Benson: Shoot First, directed by Justin Bare and Matthew Miele.


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