Obituary: John Dominis, Prolific LIFE Photographer, 92

By Holly Hughes

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

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

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, capturing the iconic photo of medalists Tommie Smith and John Carlos making the Black Power salute on the medal stand at …read more

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