Steve McCurry: The Unguarded Moment – Magnum Photos

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This book is unsigned. Signed copies will be available by the end of January 2020.

The Unguarded Moment showcases 75 large-format and evocative photographs that define the work of renowned documentary photographer Steve McCurry. Each image collected here bears witness to a unique encounter, an 'unguarded moment', in which McCurry captures his subjects at their most unselfconscious.

Depicting the everyday lives of people from myriad countries and cultures, these stunning reproductions pay tribute to McCurry's enduring fascination with the individual.

  • Format: Softcover
  • Publisher: Phaidon Press; Reprint edition
  • Publication Year: 2019
  • Pages: 156
  • Size: 11 x 0.9 x 14.9 inches
  • ISBN: 978-0714877358

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A selection from Steve McCurry's finest photographs, featuring vivid scenes of everyday life around the world.


This book is unsigned. Signed copies will be available by the end of January 2020.

The Unguarded Moment showcases 75 large-format and evocative photographs that define the work of renowned documentary photographer Steve McCurry. Each image collected here bears witness to a unique encounter, an 'unguarded moment', in which McCurry captures his subjects at their most unselfconscious.

Depicting the everyday lives of people from myriad countries and cultures, these stunning reproductions pay tribute to McCurry's enduring fascination with the individual.

  • Format: Softcover
  • Publisher: Phaidon Press; Reprint edition
  • Publication Year: 2019
  • Pages: 156
  • Size: 11 x 0.9 x 14.9 inches
  • ISBN: 978-0714877358

The Magnum Shop usually ships orders at least three times a week, on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. To calculate shipping please go to your Cart.

International Orders:
Please note that if you choose First Class International for orders up to 4lbs or up to $400, delivery can take up to 30 days and tracking may not be available for your country.

If you choose Priority Mail International for your order delivery usually takes between 6 to 10 days depending on your country. Tracking will always be available.

If you prefer a different shipping method or an alternative shipping company, please email shop@magnumphotos.com. All shipments are insured.