Amazing Africa by Pascal MaitreAmazing Africa by Pascal Maitre

Amazing Africa

byPascal MaitreEditorLois LammerhuberContribution byJean-luc Marty

Hardcover | October 18, 2012

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From Figaro Magazine Lifetime Achievement Visa d'or Award recipient Pascal MaitreFantastic and captivating images, full of magic and fascination for this exciting continentPresents the highlights of 30 years' photographic work by one of the most extraordinary photographers of our timesIn 147 double-spread images Amazing Africa captures the glory of its landscape, a love for its people and takes an unflinching look at its problemsFor 30 years and with deep journalistic passion, French photographer Pascal Maitre has put Africa, this most exciting continent, on his agenda. His watchful and incorruptible eye has found fascinating, captivating images in places where political and social upheaval have shaken the world. The pictures were published in prestigious magazines such as GEO, Paris Match, L'Express, Stern and National Geographic. Maitre's subtle use of angle, light, contrast and color documents Africa touchingly, full of magic and fascination, with a deep respect for the African people.Text in English, German & French.Contents: Landscape; Tradition; Religion; Environment; Economy; Displacement; War and Victims; Women; Urbanization and Dwellings; Children; Night Over Africa.
United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, 1946 UNESCO was created in 1946 to promote world peace by focusing on the areas of culture and communication, education, natural sciences, and social and human sciences. This is an agency of the United Nations and works closely with them and other intergovernmental organ...
Title:Amazing AfricaFormat:HardcoverDimensions:348 pages, 13.24 × 9.72 × 1.47 inPublished:October 18, 2012Publisher:Edition LammerhuberLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:3901753419

ISBN - 13:9783901753411

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