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Bruno Barbey
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When I first visited Shanghai in 1973 , the city had only three French residents; a businessman who was honorary consul; a banker and a young teacher doing his cooperative service. It was the end of the Cultural Revolution and the resulting tragedies. My guide was a Red Guard. At that period China was close to foreigners. I was covering the official visit of president Georges Pompidou and was thu Read full story
Education
Dec 3, 2018
Develop your photographic practice with Jonas Bendiksen and Peter van Agtmael at a workshop in Hong Kong

This event is made possible thanks to the support of PMQ
http://www.pmq.org.hk/


For the first time in Hong Kong, Magnum photographers Jonas Bendiksen & Peter Van Agtmael will lead a five day workshop offering a unique and intensive photographic experience.

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Featured Essays
Dec 4, 2018
2018 has proven to be another busy year for Magnum Photographers, with dozens covering stories in all corners of the globe.
As the year comes to an end, we present this series of albums highlighting some of the images and feature stories produced during the past 12 months.

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Featured Essays
Dec 4, 2018
Around 75 000 demonstrators took to the street across France for a third straight weekend in the anti-Macron protests that initially started as anger about rising fuel taxes, in the so-called "Yellow vests" mouvement. On December 1st, serious clashes broke out around the Champs-Elysées avenue in Paris and at the symbolic Arc de Triomphe. At least 133 people have been injured, including 23 police officers... More...
Featured Essays
Dec 4, 2018
Gueorgui Pinkhassov photographs one of Blackpool’s most famous defining traditions, transcending typical seaside kitsch to capture the town shimmering, glowing and twinkling beneath the enduring, iconic lights.

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From the Archive
Dec 4, 2018
Former US President George HW Bush has died at the age of 94. He served as the 41st US president between 1989 and 1993, his term defined by the end of the Cold War and the first Iraq war against Saddam Hussein.

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