Harvey Finkle: A Career in Photography
Produced for MiND TV (www.mindtv.org)
Harvey Finkle is a documentary still photographer who has produced a substantial body of work concerned with social, political and cultural issues. His work has been extensively exhibited and published. He has worked with a wide variety of organizations that advocate for human rights and social justice. He was first inspired to take photos in the early 1960s after seeing an exhibit by photographer Harry Callahan. At the time he was a social worker. He bought a camera and began documenting the world around him eventually deciding to leave social work and continue with photography.