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UGS 303: Visual Sociology / Pettit

Personal or professional biographies of photographers/filmmakers

Getting started with your research

Need to choose a photographer/filmmaker? Or, have you chosen an individual and want to learn more background info about him/her?

Did you choose an obscure or very current individual? Sometimes you can find a bio on a gallery website if they have shown his or her work. Perhaps Wikipedia would be a good source (what does the Wikipedia article cite?). 

search gale by keyword or subject

how to search subjects for movie directors in gale

You may choose a photographer from these lists (suggested by Dr. Pettit)

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