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Obituary: John Dominis, Prolific LIFE Photographer, 92

December 30, 2013

By Holly Stuart Hughes

© John Dominis/Time Inc/Courtesy of the Monroe Gallery

"Mickey Mantle Having a Bad Day at Yankee Stadium, New York," 1956, photographed by John Dominis for LIFE magazine.

John Dominis, who photographed sports, politics, celebrities and culture as a staff photographer at LIFE from the 1950s to the 1970s, died December 30 at his home in New York City,  Life.time.com reports. He had recently undergone heart surgery, according to a website set up by his companion, Evelyn Floret. In his time at LIFE, Dominis covered five Olympic Games,...

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