McCurry took what is inarguably the most famous Nat Geo image ever — the 1985 cover photograph of Sharbat Gula, a. “the Afghan Girl,” a shawl draped over her head, green eyes blazing, in a refugee camp in Pakistan.
In Alto Churumazu, Yanesha, Peru, a young boy is so upset that other children are teasing and tormenting him that he begins weeping on the side of the road and holds a toy pistol to his head before running off to his home.
Blue City Steve McCurry’s Blue City photographic series was taken on the edge of the Thar Desert, India, in a place that was once the capital of a princely state – the mystical Jodhpur. Delve into this magical world and these stunning images.