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Famous Photographers Pose Behind Their Iconic Images

Photographer Tim Mantoani started a personal project in 2006 capturing photographers and their most famous images. The portrait series is available in book form on Amazon.

 

Steve McCurry – Girl In Afghanistan

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Steve McCurry: Peshawar, Pakistan 1984. I looked for this girl for 17 years and finally found her in 2002. Her name is Sharbat Gula.

 

Jeff Widener – Beijing 1989

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Harry Benson – The Beatles

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Lyle Owerko – 9/11

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Marry Ellen Mark – Ringmaster With Elephant

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Thomas Mangelsen – Brown bear

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David Doubilet – Circle Of Barracuda

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May Pang – John Lennon

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Meil Leifer – Ali vs. Liston

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Vincent Laforet – Me And My Human

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Bob Gruen – John Lennon

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Elliott Erwitt – Two Dogs With Owner

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Lori Grinker – Mike Tyson

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Nick Ut – Napalm Attack In Vietnam

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Herman Leonard – Jazz Musicians

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Douglas Kirkland – Marilyn Monroe

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Carl Fischer – Muhammad Ali

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