Lucie Awards Announced


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The annual Lucie Awards, honoring achievements in photography, will be presented November 2 at Carnegie Hall in New York. The Lifetime Achievement Award goes to British photographer Jane Brown, who has worked for The Observer since 1949. Martin Parr is the recipient of the Achievement in Documentary; Nan Goldin will be awarded the Achievement in Portraiture award; Carrie Mae Weems is the recipient of the Achievement in Fine Art award; Nick Ut will be presented with the Achievement in Photojournalism award; and Pedro Meyer will receive the Visionary Award.