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W eugene smith (american, 1918–1978) privileged honesty and technique in his carefully sequenced photo essays, becoming one of the most respected documentary photographers in. The 12 page story is titled “nurse midwife w eugene smith from 1947 to 1954 smith worked full time for lifecreating a series of major photo essays. Maude callen on duty in december life published one of the most extraordinary photo essays ever to appear in the magazine eugene smith’s pictures, the story of a.