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McCurry photo exhibit like a trip around the world

The Baldwin Photographic Gallery’s new exhibit features iconic images from internationally renowned photographer Steve McCurry. 260 more words


The Afghan Girl

Over the last 30 plus years, Steve McCurry has taken numerous iconic photographs. The most memorable is the “Afghan Girl” portrait he captured while on assignment for… 486 more words

Michener Art Museum

Island Girl

The same eyes. I met again this girl after many years ago..

Ani adalah seorang gadis bajau laut yang tinggal di Pulau Ketam, Pelabuhan Klang. Kali pertama saya rakamkan potret ani ketika dia masih dibangku sekolah rendah lagi yaitu  pada 9 tahun yang lalu. 71 more words


Why Facts Aren't Always Truths in Photography: Mostly devoid of context

 Why Facts Aren’t Always Truths in Photography


Steve McCurry, a photographer who has reached iconic status following the publication of his Afghan Girl portrait in National Geographic in 1985, has found himself at the center of a controversy over… 703 more words


Captivating Photos

“A true photograph needs not to be explained nor can it be contained in words.”

-Ansel Adams

Have you ever seen the photograph called the…

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The Story of an Afghan Girl and Boy

On the left is a photo of young Sharbat Gula a.k.a “The Afghan Girl”, often touted as one of the best photographs of 20th century, taken by the very famous Steve McCurry. 97 more words