Mel Roberts fotógrafo americano nacido en Toledo, Ohio
Mel Roberts was born in Toledo, Ohio in 1923. He started creating his own imagery as a teenager by shooting 16mm movies of his friends. He was drafted in 1943 and served as a cameraman documenting World War II in the South Pacific. After the war Roberts moved to California.From the late fifties through the late seventies, Roberts’ photographs of young men were published in a variety of American and European magazines, including “Young Physique.” The artist then began receiving requests for prints from mail-order customers worldwide.
Mel Roberts died in 2007.