Steve McCurry - the iconic photographs
Love him or hate him, there's no denying that Steve McCurry's travel/documentary photographs are some of the best ever. And justice is done to the presentation of the pictures in this hefty, large format book.
2nd edition published by Phaidon, 2012
Hardback with dustjacket
Condition: Very Good
"American photographer Steve McCurry (b.1950) is universally recognized as one of todays finest image-makers and has won many of photographys top awards. This special limited-edition monograph brings together the most memorable and beautiful of his images. taken around the world over the last 30 years. McCurrys ability to cross boundaries of language and culture to capture fleeting moments of human experience is unique. With his discerning eye for form and colour. shape and symmetry. he offers us windows into other worlds. Seen at the large scale of this new book. McCurrys images are particularly powerful: reproduced at slightly larger than life size. his portraits have an extraordinary immediacy and impact. while even the smallest details of his spectacular landscapes are clearly visible "