Stories Of Photographing Monumental People (from Michelle Obama To Stephen Hawking) : Platon : Ted
With his art, photographer Platon seeks to strip away assumptions and leave viewers with a window into his subject's character, filling the eyes with wonder and curiosity. Sharing extraordinary stories of what it's like to photograph some of the world's most prominent figures - from Michelle Obama and Pussy Riot to Vladimir Putin and Muhammad Ali - Platon captures the disarming power of empathy and human connection.
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