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When Life was Young

During the 1940s, '50s and '60s, Life magazine was America's window on the world, capturing the visual drama of humankind's triumphs and troubles. In When Life was Young, the magazine's surviving photographers - Loomis Dean, Wayne Miller, Jon Brenneis and Joe Munroe — analyze Life's lasting impact on photography and reminiscence about a few of their most notable assignments. It is estimated that these seasoned and spirited men, now retired and in their 80s, completed roughly 1,500 assignments for Life, including 60 covers.