"I have been privileged to view much of life through my cameras, making the journey an enlightened experience. My emphasis has mainly been on affirmative reactions to human behavior and a strong attraction to the beauty in nature."
Point and Shoot by Philip Jones Griffiths
Throughout his long career, Phillip Jones Griffiths has poignantly documented violent conflict with unabashed honesty and disdain for its consequences. "I’ve covered many wars and seen what bullets do to flesh and I’m rather proud to say that I got all that macho stuff out of my system in my youth."
Over a period of five months in 1979, Eve Arnold traversed China’s mainland, covering some 40,000 miles. The result is an incomparably complete and beautiful portrait of China and its people—from Beijing to Mongolia and the Burmese border to Tibet.