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Olympic Games
June 19, 2013
by Raymond Depardon
« As a young photojournalist, I was sent to Japan for the Tokyo Olympics in 1964. It was the first time the Games had been held in Asia, and it was the first Games that really caught the imagination of people watching on television across the world. Despite the television cameras, our stark black-and-white photographs still captured the singular star quality of the athletes. » Raymond Depardon.

One has the chance to appreciate more than150 photographs from the world’s biggest sporting events from 1964-1980, iconic and cult images that have become part of our collective consciousness.

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