01_13051415Whether he was shooting as a staff photographer for LIFE or freelancing for other major publications — SmithsonianFortuneNewsweek — Bill Ray never shied from an assignment, however large or (seemingly) small, during the course of his long career. Global events and quiet moments; armed conflicts and avant-garde artists; the grit and menace of the early Hells Angels and the bracing glamor of the Camelot years, he covered it all.

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