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Photographer diane arbus took eerie portraits of off-beat subjects that made new york in the 1950s and '60s look both crazy and beautiful she was married to actor. Diane and allan began a commercial photography business called diane & allan arbus in the year of 1946 in the initial stages of the firm, diane was an art director and her husband was the de facto photographer. Diane arbus was an eminent photographer and writer who was born on march 14, 1923, in new york, new york city, united states with the birth name as diane nemerov career the american photographer, diane is well recognized for capturing the photographs of the marginalized community people which mainly included giants, dwarfs, nudists. Between 2003 and 2006, arbus and her work were the subjects of another major traveling exhibition, diane arbus revelations in 2006, the motion picture fur, starring nicole kidman as arbus, presented a fictional version of her life story.