Eliot Furness Porter (December 6, 1901 – November 2, 1990) was an American photographer best known for his color photographs of nature.
An amateur photographer since childhood, when he photographed the Great Spruce Head Island owned by his family, Porter earned degrees in chemical engineering and medicine, and worked as a biochemical researcher at Harvard ... more »
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''Sometimes you can tell a large story with a tiny subject.''Eliot Porter (1901-1990), U.S. photographer. Quoted in Guardian (London, November 6, 1990).