Len Lahman

Portrait of Len and Sharon Vaughn_Lahman at their home in Aptos, California, on April 4, 2008.    (© 2008 Joanne H Lee Photography)
Portrait of Len and Sharon Vaughn_Lahman at their home in Aptos, California, on April 4, 2008. (© 2008 Joanne H Lee Photography)

Former San Jose Mercury News photographer Len Vaughn-Lahman lost his battle with cancer on Friday, July 10 after fighting for more than a year. Vaughn-Lahman, 55, died at his home in Aptos.

He joined the Mercury News in 1981, after stints at the Arizona Daily Star, where he was the chief photographer preceded by staff photography positions with the Los Angeles Times, Columbia (Missouri) Daily Star, the St. Petersburg Times (as an intern) and National Geographic Magazine (also as an intern).

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