Tim Hetherington
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Tim Hetherington
Birth :
Jan 01, 1970
Passing :
Apr 20, 2011

Timothy Alistair Telemachus Hetherington (5 December 1970 – 20 April 2011)was a British-American photojournalist with work that "ranged from multi-screen installations, to fly-poster exhibitions, to handheld device downloads." He was best known for thedocumentary film Restrepo (2010), which he co-directed with Sebastian Junger; the film was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature in 2011.Hetherington was killed by mortar shells fired by Libyan forces while covering the  Libyan civil warIn a June 2010 interview for The New York Times, when asked by photojournalist Michael Kamber about Infidel, the book he did with Chris Boot that was about to be published, Hetherington commented on the level of danger he encountered when working on it.

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Tim Hetherington
The Memorial Tribute Award is to be posthumously awarded to three photojournalists who were killed while working in Libya this year: Anton Hammerl, Tim Hetherington and Chris Hondros. Hetherington and...
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Tim was a true artist whose canvas was the world, and his palette, the colors of the all emotions of humanity. He captured our hearts and minds with his craft and shone light in dark places in the world

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