His modern vision of documentary photography influenced generations of photographers. The American Bruce Davidson, now 84 and a Magnum member since 1958, is the 2018 recipient of the Lifetime Achievement of the ICP Infinity Awards. In 2013, The Eye of Photography interviewed the photographer, who welcomed us almost timidly into the living room of his apartment on the Upper West Side, his books laid out on his lap. A few days later he flew to Los Angeles to photograph the mountains that surround the city. Also, at the end of 2012, Davidson’s wife, Emily, published a biography of Bobby Powers,...
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