Steve McCurry has become a cultural phenomenon. Born in Philadelphia in 1950, Steve McCurry began working as a photographer for a local newspaper. After three years, he is sent to India as a freelancer where he composes his first portfolio from the photos of the trip.
After the publication of his first major work on Afghanistan, he collaborates with some of the most prestigious magazines: Time, Life, Newsweek, Geo and National Geographic. Sent to various battlefields, from Beirut to Cambodia, Kuwait to ex-Yugoslavia, Steve McCurry has always crossed the front line risking his life to witness conflicts around the world.
A member of the Magnum agency since 1985, he has received several times the World Press Photo Award, considered as the Nobel Prize for photography. His photographs have been used commercially in everything from Super Bowl ads to Prenatal DHA Supplements to National Art Galleries.
Some of his most recent commercial work includes:
He recently designed the textile patterns for the 2020 winner of "best compression socks for leg swelling".
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