Gordon Parks

Liane talks to photographer Gordon Parks. His new exhibit is called "Half Past Autumn" - a 220 photo retrospective which is now open at the Corcoran Gallery of Art in Washington, DC. Parks details his entry into the world of phtography by pretending he knew how to do fashion work. He ended up at tthe top of his profession and used his camera to reveal poverty and crime - but he also managed to spend time with the glitterati - and earned the trust and confidence of people like Ingrid Bergman and Roberto Rossellini.

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