In search of new frontiers, Muybridge went to America. He settled in California and became known as a landscape photographer with his epic photos of Yosemite Valley. Yet, it was his locomotion studies partially funded by Leland Stanford which made him famous.
The effects of the “Great Depression” were documneted by Walker Evans. Employed by the Farm Security Administration an agency set up during FDR’s presidency as part of the “New Deal” Evans saw how the lives of American’s in the dust bowl states had been……..