Behind the Scenes

Reflections on Steve McCurry, by Terence White, from "Steve McCurry: A Life In Pictures"

Steve is now well-known as the photographer who made the famous portrait of the green-eyed Afghan refugee girl in the red shawl, an image any photographer would be proud to call their own, but he never rested on his laurels.



The mission of ImagineAsia, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, is to work in partnership with local community leaders and regional NGO's to help provide educational resources and opportunities to children in Afghanistan.


September 11, 2001

In a situation like that, as a documentary photographer, you had to keep a cool head. Do your job. Document this tragedy in the best way you possibly can. You tell yourself to not overthink things.



Steve McCurry: Animals

December 16 - March 31, 2019

Mudec - Photo
Museo Delle Culture
Via Tortona 56
Milano, Italy

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