Danny Lyon (b. March 16, 1942) is a self-taught, activist photographer and film-maker… In the 1960s he photographed outlaw bikers, prisoners in Texas jails, condemned buildings in lower Manhattan - in all cases living with his subjects and participating in their struggles. His New Journalist ethos remains unchanged as he has moved on to book topics such as Indian Nations based on multiple visits to reservations in the Western US…
Danny Lyon: Crossing the Ohio, Louisville, 1966 (from the book The Bikeriders)

Danny Lyon (b. March 16, 1942) is a self-taught, activist photographer and film-maker… In the 1960s he photographed outlaw bikers, prisoners in Texas jails, condemned buildings in lower Manhattan - in all cases living with his subjects and participating in their struggles. His New Journalist ethos remains unchanged as he has moved on to book topics such as Indian Nations based on multiple visits to reservations in the Western US…

Danny Lyon: Crossing the Ohio, Louisville, 1966 (from the book The Bikeriders)