Feature - RETOLD: Temples of Stone
In early 2017, photographer Stuart Franklin travelled to Egypt and Morocco, inspired by the North African journey made by Magnum founder George Rodger, 60 years previously across the Sahara Desert. In the spirit of Rodger, Franklin viewed the landscape through his geographer’s eye, comparing the natural and honed stone he encountered in the monumental landscape.
“George Rodger’s tremendous contribution to Magnum and his travels in North Africa were the starting point for this series of photographs. George Rodger loved the desert, Africa, the open road, the unexplored in landscape, and people...