Tag: Ron Edmonds

  • Photographer Who Captured Reagan Assassination Attempt Dies Age 77 | PetaPixel

    Photographer Who Captured Reagan Assassination Attempt Dies Age 77 | PetaPixel

    Photographer Who Captured Reagan Assassination Attempt Dies Age 77 He had a unique vantage point. via PetaPixel: https://petapixel.com/2024/06/03/pulitzer-winning-photographer-who-captured-reagan-assassination-attempt-dies-age-77-ron-edmonds/ The Reagan assassination attempt photo came on what was only Edmonds’ second day as the AP’s White House photographer covering Reagan. He said his job was to “watch the president at all times” and believes he did…

  • Behind the Photos: the Attempted Assassination of President Reagan Revisited

    Behind the Photos: the Attempted Assassination of President Reagan Revisited

    LightBox | Time Read the latest stories about LightBox on Time via Time: http://lightbox.time.com/2011/03/30/behind-the-photos-the-attempted-assassination-of-president-reagan-revisited/#1 Edmonds had the camera to his eye when the President started to wave, and as would-be assassin John Hinckley, Jr., fired his gun, Edmonds made the famous sequence of three images that would be published around the world. “Sometimes you make…