If you live in the world of portrait photography you undoubtedly know the name Platon.  He’s captured some of the most powerful and famous people in the world over the last decade plus – people like Bill Clinton, Bono, Barack Obama and the list goes on.  He even set up outside the United Nations and grabbed portraits of the world’s leaders last year.  Watch an interesting interview with him via British TV:

I love the part at the end where he describes how he’s shifting his focus to those without power.  I very much look forward to how he’ll frame this new direction.

03-June-2010 | Photo News & Issues