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  • Yousuf Karsh: Portrait Photographer Extraordinaire

    written by webo29 on 2011-08-25
    Yousuf Karsh: Portrait Photographer Extraordinaire

    Yousuf Karsh, 1908-2002, a Canadian photographer of Armenian birth, was one of the world’s best known portraitists of his time. Although he shot practically everyone from Indira Gandhi to Humphrey Bogart, his most famous portrait was that of British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, which he took in 1941.

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