Bachelor, Yale University, 1948.
Journalist, editor, York (Pennsylvania) Gazette & Daily, 1948-1950; television news and photo editor, United Press International, Boston, 1950-1953; freelance photographer, Life, Time, New York City, 1953-1972; corporation and journalist photographer, since 1972.
Private 1st class United States Army, 1943-1946. Member American Society Media Photographers (founder New England chapter 1975).
Married Nyna Brael, June 14, 1947. Children: MinnieAnn, Judy, Ian.