Jeff Mitchell (Famous Photographers)

Jeff Mitchell was born in Milton, Scotland in 1970. He has followed in the footsteps of his great-grandfather, author and filmmaker Edmund Mitchell, in pursuing his passions for travel and photography. Jeff first felt the pull of photography in the early 1980s, while traveling through the Amazon River basin. Realizing the importance of his experience and the need to document it, Jeff purchased his first camera, a Canon 35mm A-1.. Continue reading Jeff Mitchell (Famous Photographers)

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Steve McCurry (Famous Photographers)

Steve McCurry is an American photojournalist, best known for his photograph “Afghan Girl” that originally appeared in National Geographic Magazine. After working at Today’s Post in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, he left for India to freelance. It was here that McCurry learned to watch and wait on life. “If you wait,” he realized, “people will forget your camera and the soul will drift up into view!” Continue reading Steve McCurry (Famous Photographers)