Interview: Steve McCurry On the Changing State of Photography and the World

An iconic photographer discusses the current state of the art

Steve McCurry Quicklink

Steve McCurry Quicklink

_Over the course of his 30-year career, Steve McCurry has traveled to a laundry list of places, creating some truly iconic images along the way. His most famous photo, "The Afghan Girl," is one of the most recognizable photographs on the planet. Now, he has a new book (Untold: The Stories Behind the Photographs) looking back across his career. He was also recently named as a member of SanDisk's Extreme Team Legends. Despite his busy travel schedule, Mr. McCurry took some time to talk to us about how photography -- and the world around us -- has changed over the years. _