1992 Photo Contest, General News, 1st prize

Steve McCurry

Magnum Photos for National Geographic

01 March, 1991

The road from Basra to Kuwait City at the end of the First Gulf War. The remains of a convoy of commandeered vehicles, bombed out of existence by an allied aircraft.

About the photographer

Steve McCurry

After graduating from Pennsylvania University, Steve McCurry worked at a newspaper for two years and then left the United States to freelance on the Indian subcontinent. The mate...

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