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steve mccurry
Steve McCurry
  • Steve McCurry
  • Born in February 24, 1950 inDarby, Pennsylvania (Age 62 still alive)
  • His career was launched when, disguised in native garb, he crossed the Pakistan border into rebel-controlled areas of Afghanistan just before the Soviet invasion.
early career
Early Career
  • McCurry took cover of armed conflicts, including the Iran-Iraq War, the Cambodian Civil War, the Islamic insurgency in the Philippines, and the Afghan Civil War.
  • During his career in the 1970s, photorealism was recognized.
  • In 1976, the ink-jet printers were invented
  • In 1979, Cell phones were invented
the philosophy of steve mccurry
The Philosophy of Steve McCurry
  • McCurry focuses on the human consequences of war, not only showing what war impresses on the landscape, but rather, on the human face.
achievements and projects
Achievements and Projects
  • “Afghan Girl” Shot in December 1984 The image itself was named as "the most recognized photograph" in the history of the National Geographic magazine.
  • Robert Capa Gold Medal, National Press Photographers Award, and an unprecedented four first prize awards from the World Press Photo contest
  • 2011 Leica Hall of Fame Award
personal impression and surprising facts
Personal Impression and Surprising Facts
  • Steve McCurry takes great emotional documentary pictures that shows the world-wide struggles and modern-day life. What moved me the most was the Young Boy In Peru.
  • Eastman Kodak let him shoot the last ever produced roll of Kodachrome transparency film, which was processed in July 2010 by Dwayne's Photo in Parsons, Kansas