Thursday, October 23, 2014

Larry Towell Photo Essay in MacLean's

From 9/11 to Afghanistan

"Photojournalist Larry Towell needs about 10 years to finish a photo project. “It’s about focusing: having something to say, knowing what you’re going to say and taking the time it takes to say it,” he says, on the phone from his farmhouse in Lambton County, Ont. His Terrence Malick-like approach has left the 61-year-old with a short but extraordinary resumé focused on a handful of extensively documented subjects, including New York’s 9/11, El Salvador’s civil war and the war in Afghanistan." - Julia De Laurentiis Johnson for MacLeans

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