"MacDuff Everton updates travel photography in the same way that Ansel Adams updated 19th century photography of the West. He captures strange and eloquent moments in which time, and the world, seem to stand still."
—Andy Grundberg, New York Times photo critic
A premier travel photographer, MacDuff Everton does much of his work in the panoramic format to the give the viewer a greater sense of place. The subject of this photograph is the Summer Palace in Beijing, which is the largest imperial garden in all of China and is listed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. This image was made in conjunction with an Aperture monograph and traveling exhibition entitled China: Fifty Years Inside the People's Republic.
MacDuff Everton is a contributing editor at National Geographic Traveler, and his work has appeared in many top publications. His work is in the collections of many public and private institutions, including the Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris; Brooklyn Museum, New York; British Museum, London; International Center of Photography, New York; Los Angeles County Museum of Art; Musée de L'Elysée, Lausanne, Switzerland; Museum of Modern Art, New York; and the New York Public Library. Everton exhibits his photos nationally and internationally. He is represented by Janet Borden, Inc., in New York and by Kathleen Ewing Gallery in Washington D.C.