‘Portraits’ App Showcases Images From Famed Photographer Steve McCurry

Portraits by Steve McCurry 1You may not know the name Steve McCurry, but there is a good chance you know the photographer’s work. The work of the famed photographer spans more than 30 years and has provided such art as the iconic Afgan Girl image, which has been recognized as “The most recognized photograph” in the history of the National Geographic Magazine.

McCurry’s photography spans decades and covers events from around the world. PORTRAITS by Steve McCurry is a collection of some of his most iconic images, as well as never before seen portraits.

In this app, you’ll be able to explore hundreds of unpublished photographs in Retina display quality. You can browse photos geographically or chronologically and watch a short behind-the-scenes documentary. The biography page includes various keepsakes, postcards, receipts, and more, from McCurry’s various world travels.

Steve McCurry presents a stunning collection of nearly 200 portraits from
 around the globe. Browse the collection and visit people from fifty
 countries 
without leaving your home. In addition to many of McCurry’s most iconic 
photographs, this striking collection includes a number of
 never-before-seen shots. Other highlights include an interactive timeline and map, a twenty-minute 
behind-the-scenes interview shot for this app, and an assortment of
 ephemera and keepsakes McCurry has collected over the years. See the world 
through the lens of Steve McCurry.

Portraits by Steve McCurry

You can download the app for free for a limited time. It is regularly priced at $0.99.  PORTRAITS by Steve McCurry is compatible with the iPad 2 and newer running iOS 5.0 or greater.

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