Horst Faas, a prizewinning combat photographer who carved out new standards for covering war with a camera and became one of the world’s distinguished photojournalists in nearly a half-century with The Associated Press, died on Thursday.
Horst Faas, A Woman Mourns Over the Body of her Husband After Identifying him by his Teeth, and Covering his Head with her Conical Hat. The Man’s Body was Found with Forty-Seven Others in a Mass Grave Near Hue, April 1969
In this Jan. 1966 file photo taken by Associated Press photographer Horst Faas, Lt. George Eyster of Florida is placed on a stretcher after being shot by a Viet Cong sniper at Trung Lap, South Vietnam. (Photo by AP Photo/Horst Faas, File)