Description at the back: Coney Island, New York City, USA, 1959.
Photographer: Bruce Davidson
From "Brooklyn Gang", a project on troubled youth in the area.
Bruce Davidson (1933) is an American photographer. He is known for photographing communities usually hostile to outsiders. Before he started a project, he spent a lot of time in the area, getting to know the people, having them collaborate with him and become part of the community. He received the Outstanding Contribution photography award at the 2011 Sony World Photography Awards.