Chris Killip has just died. He was one of the great English documentary photographers. We published him several times. Photographer Soren Harbel sent us this text! Jean Jacques Naudet Chris Killip’s Masterful Youth on a Wall 15 years ago, I bought my first photograph by Chris Killip. The photograph represents a time in history, where a committed, but impressionable 30 year-old Killip witnessed the bottom of an economic cycle in Northern England, when industrial manufacturing was dying, and poverty and despair were the order of the day. I relate to the photograph in my own personal way, as I...
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