Trees of Life

Werner Bischof Pine tree in winter, Switzerland. 1940. © Werner Bischof | Magnum Photos
Abbas Baobab trees stand guard, monstruous and familiar giants, over tombstones in the Catholic cemetery of Fadiouth. Fadiouth, Senegal. 1988. © Abbas | Magnum Photos
Stuart Franklin Crown shyness in the 'kapur' tree (Dryobalanops aromatica), one of the dipterocarps that, as they mature in the forest, develop mutual avoidance. Kepong Forest Reserve. Malaysia. 1997. © Stuart Franklin | Magnum Photos
Jean Gaumy Prison. Walking courts. Caen, France. 1976. © Jean Gaumy | Magnum Photos
Abbas Village of San Augustin de Oapan. A woman in a dust storm, a walking tree. State of Guerrero, Mexico. 1985. © Abbas | Magnum Photos
Gueorgui Pinkhassov Soviet Union. Tallin, Estonia. Circa 1980. © Gueorgui Pinkhassov | Magnum Photos
Patrick Zachmann Languedoc-Roussillon region. Gard department. Village of Bagnols-sur-Cèze. © Patrick Zachmann | Magnum Photos
Larry Towell Naomi Towell stands by the window inside of the abandoned farmhouse that is just down the road from our home. It is on the eastern edge of the farm. From the pioneer cemetery on the small knoll in (...)
George Rodger Palmeries of Kerzaz near the Great Western Erg. Algeria, Sahara.1957. © George Rodger | Magnum Photos
Dennis Stock In 1955 James Dean visited the town where he had spent his youth, it was just after he had made "East of Eden" but the film was not yet released. He stayed on the farm of his uncle Marcus Winslow w (...)
Bruno Barbey South of Agadir, Tiznit, Morocco, 1987. © Bruno Barbey | Magnum Photos
Chris Steele-Perkins Village of Yamakoshi, near Nagaoka. Japan, 2010. December. © Chris Steele-Perkins | Magnum Photos
René Burri Located 109 kms from south of Rawalpindi. It was built in 1540s by Sher Shah Suri, and subsequently extended and developed by the Mughal Emperor Akbar. Fort Rhotas. © René Burri | Magnum Photos
René Burri Man exercising on a beach, not far from the port where nuclear submarines are stationed. Fort Lauderdale, Florida. USA. 1966. © René Burri | Magnum Photos
Bruce Davidson Central Park, New York City. USA. 1992. © Bruce Davidson | Magnum Photos
Alec Soth Johnny Cash's boyhood home. Sleeping by the Mississippi. Dyess, Arkansas. USA. 2002. © Alec Soth | Magnum Photos