A few weeks back we profiled Dickey Chapelle in our A Photographer You Should Know Series. We were contacted by filmmaker Michèle Midori Fillion about her film entitled “No Job For A Woman: The Women Who Fought To Report WWII.”  The film makes its PBS debut on March 13, 2014 and you can click here to […]

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Dickey Chapelle was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.  She went on to study at MIT, but left to work at a local airfield. Eventually she relocated to New York and began working as a photographer for Trans World Airlines. While her credentials were a bit thin, her willpower was not.  She went on to become a  war correspondent photojournalist […]

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Violence in any form is unthinkable. It was so unthinkable that it became as attractive a mystery to me as sex seemed to be to other teen-agers.

– Dickey Chapelle