The Rangefinder Gallery is part of the Tamarkin Camera showroom, located in the River North Gallery district in downtown Chicago.
Showcasing works from the Leica camera is a natural extension of our passion for the brand. We are proud to exhibit work by Leica photographers from Chicago and around the world. The Rangefinder Gallery is dedicated to un-retouched film and digital photographs from the legendary Leica M camera.
Friday, February 5
6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Document: Forty Years After the F.S.A.
Don Getsug studied photography at the University of Minnesota under Jerome Liebling and R.Smith Schuneman. His first job was with Merle Morris Studio, Minneapolis. which specialized in corporate and advertising. He did everything from editorial annual report shoots to shooting pies for Pillsbury. In 1965, Mr. Getsug joined Rapho Guillumette Pictures, working for magazines: Life, Time, Sports Illustrated, Newsweek, National Geographic and Look. By the 70’s he concentrated more on advertising, working out of his Minneapolis studio. He began to get work from Chicago, where he moved in 1981. Since then he has maintained a studio here, and continue to photograph.