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Yousuf Karsh, master photographer of the 20th century

Camera Press at 70: A Lifetime in Pictures

Camera Press 70“Camera Press at 70: A Lifetime in Pictures” features seven decades of iconic images from the archives of the UK’s leading independent photographic agency. Founded in 1947, Camera Press celebrates its 70th anniversary this year.

Drawing on an unparalleled collection of photographs by some of the most iconic names in the industry, this unique exhibition offers a fascinating insight into photography from the 1940s to the present day.

Yousuf Karsh joined Camera Press on a handshake with its founder, Tom Blau. The Blau family remains in charge of the agency to this day.

“Camera Press at 70: A Lifetime in Pictures” is on view at Art Bermondsey Project Space, 183-185 Bermondsey Street, London, SE1 3UW, from May 17 to June 10, 2017.

Exhibition curated by Emma Blau.

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