Steve McCurry Untold.
The Stories Behind the Photographs.
Photographs by Steve McCurry.
Phaidon, London, 2013. 264 pp., 500 color and black & white illustrations, 13½x9½".
Steve McCurry’s iconic images have made him one of the world’s most popular photographers. This exceptional book is the first and only one to tell the stories behind the pictures, with over 200 photographs from across the globe, from Afghanistan to the United States of America, from India to Tibet and beyond. In the finest documentary tradition, Steve McCurry Untold includes previously unpublished ephemera from McCurry’s personal archive, including beautifully reproduced snapshots from assignments, notes, journals, portraits, maps and more. A unique insight into photojournalism, the stories behind the photographs are told in newly commissioned texts. Featuring McCurry’s most evocative images, this book offers a living biography and archive of one of photography’s greatest legends.