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Portraits

McCurry, Steve

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ISBN 10: 0714865370 / ISBN 13: 9780714865379
Editorial: Phaidon, UK, 2013
Usado Condición: Fine Encuadernación de tapa dura
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WE SPECIALIZE IN PHOTOGRAPHY BOOKS. From the shelf in our private library. Unpaginated, over one inch thick. In 1985, McCurry photographed an Afghan girl for the National Geographic. The intensity of the subject's eyes and her compelling gaze made this one of the most widely celebrated portraits in the history of contemporary photography. This new, expanded edition features more photographs than before, including unpublished work - in this selection from Steve Curry's critically acclaimed colour portraits of young to old, mainly from India, Pakistan, Burma, Afghanistan, Mali, Bali and more. Critically acclaimed and recognized internationally for his classic reportage, over the last thirty years, he is a member of Magnum Photos, a recipient of the Robert Capa Gold Medal and more. Fine throughout in Fine photographic boards. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. N° de ref. de la librería P14169F

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Título: Portraits

Editorial: Phaidon, UK

Año de publicación: 2013

Encuadernación: Hardcover

Condición del libro:Fine

Condición de la sobrecubierta: Not Issued with a Dust-Jacket

Edición: New Edition.

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Steve McCurry is recognised internationally for his acclaimed reportage. Over the last 20 years, he has worked for National Geographic and other publications in the Middle East. This book contains some of his most memorable portraits.

About the Author:

Born in Philadelphia, Steve McCurry studied history and cinematography at Pennsylvania State University before working as a freelance photographer in India. His career was launched when he crossed the Pakistan border into rebel-controlled Afghanistan, just before the Russian invasion, to take the first pictures of the conflict. Since then many of McCurry's images have become modern icons. His coverage won him the Robert Capa Gold Medal for Best Photographic Reporting from Abroad, an award dedicated to photographers exhibiting exceptional courage and enterprise. McCurry has covered many areas of international and civil conflict, including the Iran-Iraq war, Beirut and the Gulf War. His travels have also taken him to South-east Asia and the spiritual temples of Angkor Wat and Cambodia, made known to many through his memorable images for National Geographic magazine. A member of the prestigious international photo agency Magnum since 1986, McCurry is the recipient of numerous awards including Magazine Photographer of the Year, awarded by the National Press Photographers Association. This was awarded in the same year in which he won an unprecedented four first prizes in the World Press Photo Contest. He has won the Olivier Rebbot Memorial Award twice.

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