She was a translator and a Journalist following World War II. She was instrumental in bringing Ernst Haas into the public eye.
She photographed the sets of many popular Hollywood films, including "Moulin Rouge" from 1952, "The Unforgiven" from 1959, and "The Misfits" from 1960.
She was the daughter of Austrian Scientists and lived all over Europe during her childhood years. She was married to the renowned Playwright, Arthur Miller, from 1962 until her death. She and Miller were the parents of Future Screenwriter and Director Rebecca Miller.
She saved Audie Murphy and his friend from drowning in 1959.