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Mary Ellen Mark
Mark with husband Martin Bell at the 2011 Look 3 photography conference
Born (1940-03-20)March 20, 1940
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Died May 25, 2015(2015-05-25) (aged 75)
New York City, U.S.
Nationality American
Field Photography

Mary Ellen Mark (March 20, 1940 – May 25, 2015) was an American photographer. She was known for her photojournalism, portraiture, and advertising photography.

She photographed people who were "away from mainstream society and toward its more interesting, often troubled fringes".

Mark died of myelodysplastic syndrome in Manhattan, on May 25, 2015, aged 75.

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