PHOTOS: Minor White at the Getty

White believed the camera was a tool for self-discovery, but his photographs illuminate the viewer as well.

BY Christopher Harrity

July 23 2014 7:30 AM ET

Pavilion, New York, 1957
Gelatin silver print
Reproduced with permission of the Minor White Archive, Princeton University Art Museum. © Trustees of Princeton University
Courtesy: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, Purchased in part with funds provided by Daniel Greenberg, Susan Steinhauser, and the Greenberg Foundation