Harry Benson, an Irish photojournalist, arrived in America with the Beatles in 1964. He photographed literally every one : all the most important figures of last decades has been caught by his camera. He is especially known to be a great US President photographer : he portrayed American presidents from Eisenhower to Obama, always looking for the perfect intimate moment where they were fragile and more human than ever.
He worked for Life from 1970 to 2000, and his photographs appears in a variety of very important magazine such as Vice, Time, Paris Match, Vanity Fair or Newsweek. A documentary has been realized about his immense career, released on December 2016, titled Harry Benson : Shoot First.
President Nixon resigns
Martin Luther King Jr
Winston Churchill with some students
Hillary et Bill Clinton
Harry Benson self portrait
Ray Charles with his grand-daughters