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Bruno Barbey
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
Nov 16, 2017
The Magnum Print Room in London hosts an exhibition of work from the collaborative project 'Children's World', alongside images from David Seymour's series 'Children of Europe'

Vintage photographs from David ‘Chim’ Seymour’s ‘Children of Europe’ series will go on display for the first time in the UK. Chim was commissioned by UNICEF following World War II to document the conflict’s impact on children... More...
Oct 14, 2017
In 2011, the CAP opened the exhibition “Jazz jour et nuit” by Guy Le Querrec in the presence of the photographer. During the reunions, new meetings, and discussions, the photographer revealed that he took more than five thousand photos in Brittany between 1965 and 1980. Since the beginning of 2012, these photographs, including icons but mostly originals, are meticulously selected for that unique pooling... More...
Featured Essays
Aug 23, 2017
On August 21, 2017 North America experienced a solar eclipse, with total effect occurring in a line running from the Pacific northwest to southeast US.
Photographer Eli Reed witnessed it in Austin, Texas.

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From the Archive
Aug 23, 2017
Actor-comedian Jerry Lewis has died at the age of 91. He came to fame during his comedic partnership with singer Dean Martin.

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From the Archive
Aug 23, 2017
On August 21, 2017 North America witnessed a solar eclipse. Here we present a selection of images from past instances.

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