Topic: Magnum

David Hurn–Magnum
The Backstory

‘Barbarella’ at 45: David Hurn’s Iconic Images of Jane Fonda

A member of Magnum since 1965, David Hurn had been photographing behind-the-scenes on films for years in the 1960s—including the Beatles’ A Hard Day’s Night and the first four James Bond films—when he was asked to take pictures for the 1968 sci-fi cult classic Barbarella.

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Jim Goldberg
In Progress

High and Low: Jim Goldberg’s Works in Process

Photographer Jim Goldberg talks to LightBox about his process of revisiting, sharing and republishing two of his groundbreaking works, Rich and Poor and Raised by Wolves.

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Moises Saman—Magnum for TIME
Photo Essay

Photographing the Clashes in Cairo

Magnum photographer Moises Saman photographed clashes on the streets of Cairo for this week’s issue of TIME.

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Martine Franck–Magnum
Profile

Martine Franck: 1938 – 2012

Magnum photographer Martine Franck, who recently passed away at age 74, is remembered for both her strong documentary and portrait work and her role as the co-founder and president of the Henri Cartier-Bresson Foundation.

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Dominic Nahr—Magnum for TIME
Photo Essay

Somalia in Transition: Photographs by Dominic Nahr

TIME contract photographer Dominic Nahr traveled to Somalia to photograph Mogadishu’s return to life after 21 years of civil war.

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Martin Parr—Magnum / Courtesy Contrasto
Out There

Martin Parr: Picturing the American South

The High Museum of Art commissioned Martin Parr to document Atlanta as part of its Picturing the South project—a series of artist commissions that engage with the American South. Channeling his unparalleled ability to collate humor, wit, and curiosity into his heavily socio-cultural photographs, Parr captured the oddities and eccentricities of contemporary Americana.

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Bruce Gilden—Magnum
In Progress

‘No Place Like Home: Foreclosures in America’ by Bruce Gilden

Bruce Gilden’s series about foreclosed homes, which will be presented this weekend by the Magnum Foundation as part of the Photoville 2012 festival, is a departure from the photographer’s usual working style.

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Larry Towell—Magnum
In Progress

Another Side of Afghanistan by Larry Towell

From 2008 to 2011, Towell traveled to Afghanistan five times, documenting in both photographs and videos the various social issues that plague its citizens, from drug addiction and poverty to the prevalence of landmines. The work is part of a new show and slated to be an upcoming book.

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Sebastian Liste/Reportage by Getty Images
Out There

Exclusive: Magnum Emergency Fund Announces 2012 Grantees

The Magnum Foundation Emergency Fund has made an early announcement to LightBox disclosing the winners of its 2012 grants.

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Magnum
Out There

Postcards From America: The Box Set

A new limited edition collection published this week documents last summer’s road trip taken by Magnum photographers Jim Goldberg, Susan Meiselas, Paolo Pellegrin, Alec Soth and Mikhael Subotzky and writer Ginger Strand.

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