A very moving set of portraits from some of the remotest tribes around the world by photographer Jimmy Nelson . A huge project to undertake for sure. That said, after watching the over produced video at the end of the post, i came away with the feeling that he could be exploiting the very tribes that he set out to photograph. The whole positioning around ‘before they pass away’ is so over the top, even if true. Enjoy the photographs, you can decide how you feel about his approach to the project.
This item on the Huffington Post caught my eye, a new book by David Wills on Marilyn Monroe for some twenty years between 1942 and 1962. He has brought together photographs from many a photographer – both well known and not. I couldn’t resist this and just bought this on Amazon for the studio library. Can wait to browse the many