The final images of the Magnum Photos collection are now available in ARTstor. This second release brings the collection total to approximately 80,000 high-quality photographs of major world events and personalities by this world-renowned group of documentary photographers.
Magnum Photos International, Inc., is a photographic cooperative founded in 1947. Magnum photographers have produced some of the most celebrated and recognizable photographs of the 20th century and contemporary life, documenting an astounding range of subjects, whether industry, society and people, places of interest, politics, news events, or disasters and conflict. This last release includes photographs by Abbas, Christopher Anderson, Bruno Barbey, Ian Berry, Thomas Dworzak, Stuart Franklin, Richard Kalvar, Peter Marlow, Paolo Pellegrin, Cristina Garcia Rodero, John Vink, and Patrick Zachmann, among others. Many of these images date from 2007 to 2008, documenting contemporary events such as the Georgia-Russia War, the U.S. elections, and the Beijing Olympics, as well as people and daily life in France, Cambodia, Slovenia, the United Kingdom, and elsewhere.
To view the Magnum Photos collection: go to the ARTstor Digital Library, browse by collection, and click “Magnum Photos” or enter the keyword search: magnumphotos.