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Oct 7, 2015
by Hiroji Kubota
"Hiroji Kubota Photographer"
details the extraordinary life and world travels, spanning over fifty years, of a veteran Magnum photographer. This is the first comprehensive survey of a key Japanese photographer, and includes four hundred photographs.

Hiroji Kubota (born in Tokyo, 1939) began his career by assisting photographers René Burri, Burt Glinn, and Elliott Erwitt on their visit to Japan in... More...
Oct 7, 2015
David Hurn will be at Frankfurt Book Fair next week signing copies of his new book, The 1960s: Photographed by David Hurn and talking about his iconic work from this period.

A true master of his art, Hurn’s 1960s encompassed Hollywood screen idols and East End sun-seekers; headline news, alongside rituals unchanged for centuries. Includes The Beatles, James Bond, Barbarella to photoessays from the... More...
From the Archive
Oct 6, 2015
by Magnum Photographers
October 9th marks 75 years since The Beatles' John Lennon was born. More...
Featured Essays
Oct 5, 2015
by Alec Soth
“I love the movie ‘Lost in Translation,’ so I decided I would stay in the Park Hyatt Tokyo, where the film was made, and not leave for five nights. Instead, I would bring the city to me, finding people online — through Craigslist and other sites. I brought in singers, a sushi chef, teachers and others. I probably learned as much as if I had gone out and visited temples and wandered the streets. Normally,... More...
Oct 2, 2015
by Patrick Zachmann
Patrick Zachmann will show at the Bursa Photo Festival in Turkey a selection of his photographs from his wider project ‘Mare Mater’, on Sub-Saharan, North African, Afghan and Iranian migrants coming to Europe through Malta, Greece or Lampedusa. This project has been realized between 2009 and 2012

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Featured Essays
Sep 29, 2015
by A. Abbas
Before the Second World War, Jews made 40% of the population in some Ukrainian cities. The Nazis, helped by local militia, wiped out Jewish life with mass execution or with transfer to concentration camps. Only those who ran away to Russia, did come back. Today a estimated 200.000 Jews thrive in Ukraine.
Nowhere is their presence more visible than in the city of Dnipropetrovk where a 20-story Menorah... More...
Featured Essays
Sep 28, 2015
by Steve McCurry
By Paul Theroux with photographs by Steve McCurry

Paul Theroux has spent fifty years crossing the globe, adventuring in the exotic, seeking the rich history and folklore of the far away. Now, for the first time, in his tenth travel book, Theroux explores a piece of America — the Deep South. He finds there a paradoxical place, full of incomparable music, unparalleled cuisine, and yet also some of the... More...