American photographer Steve McCurry (b.1950) is universally recognized as one of today's finest image-makers and has won many of photography's top awards. This accessible monograph reviews the complete spectrum of his work from documentary photographs of conflict in Afghanistan to memorable images of Buddhist temples in Southeast Asia, in which he captures the essence of human experience
'McCurry can make the hellish look heavenly ... incredible photographs that change the way we look at our world ... haunting and provocative images.' (The Sunday Times Magazine) 'These beautiful and often uplifting images, in finest documentary tradition, cross the boundaries of language and culture to capture the significant and the smaller stories of mankind.' (Daily Telegraph) 'All the photographs selected for this edition are perfect compositions and the book is a must for anyone interested in appreciating the natural beauty of Asia and colour travel photography.' (Tribune)
5つ星のうち 5.0A joy to the eye of an art lover2007/7/7
By Prof E. Gross - (Amazon.com)
Aazing photographer... his photos are like paintings. text is also nice. A 5 stars... no doubt!
5つ星のうち 5.0Very powerful2009/7/25
By Luc Renambot - (Amazon.com)
Very powerful pictures, I'm so jealous. I wish I could produce such pictures, just once in a while. Nice introduction to Steve McCurry, at an affordable price.
5つ星のうち 5.0Maestro's work2013/9/4
By Asim Raza - (Amazon.com)
Steve McCurry's work inspires many around the globe, myself included. As a photographer he mastered his color palette long ago and to see his work is to wonder how very versatile was his opportunities.