1975 Photo Contest, Portraits, 3rd prize

Eddie Adams


01 March, 1974

President Anwar Sadat of Egypt during an interview with a journalist of Time magazine in Ikingi Maryut, his retreat in the Western Desert outside Alexandria. It was his first interview with a representative of a Western publication since the Yom Kippur War in October 1973.

About the photographer

Eddie Adams

The photographic career of American photojournalist Eddie Adams (New Kensington, Pennsylvania 1933 - New York City 2004) spanned 45 years, in which he covered every possible subj...

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