Harrington,OC(February 24, 1911 –
October 11, 2005) was aCanadian photographer. He is best known for
his photographs taken in theCanadian
Arcticbetween 1948 and 1953.
inHamburg,Germany, he immigrated to Canada in the mid-1920s. During his
career he traveled to more than 100 countries and his photographs have appeared
in more than 24 books. His work has been shown at theNational Archives of Canada, theSmithsonian
of Modern Art.
2001, he was made an Officer of theOrder of Canada.