Nelson Mandela by Anton Corbijn
Anton Corbijn just joined Contour by Getty Images for the exclusive syndication of his entire archive and this is the first shoot we are offering of many more to come.
Complete generations have grown up with Corbijn’s pictures.
Corbijn has conceived more than eighty videos and one hundred album covers with artists as diverse as Nirvana, Joni Mitchell, Metallica, Johnny Cash, David Sylvian, Nick Cave, the Rolling Stones, Bryan Ferry, John Lee Hooker, U2, Depeche Mode, Arcade Fire, REM to name a few. Aside from musicians, he has photographed many movie directors, actors and painters over the last decade, from Robert de Niro, Clint Eastwood, David Lynch, Jodie Foster, Johnny Depp to Lucian Freud, Gerhard Richter, Marlene Dumas, Jeff Koons, Ai WeiWei and many more.
He has directed 3 feature films and published over 10 monographs.
Anton Corbijn/ Contour by Getty Images