Larry Burrows(1926-1971), Photojournalist for Life magazine
Sitter in 1 portrait
Artist of 5 portraits
British photojournalist Burrows, began his career at Keystone Press agency before working at Life magazine's London bureau as a staff photographer. From 1961 and 1971 he was based in Hong Kong for Life and is best known for his coverage of the Vietnam War. He died with three fellow photojournalists when their helicopter was shot down over Laos.
Watch a film clip on the sitter from the BBC Archive in the Media section below