Warsaw 12 July 2013 Poland
Chris Niedenthal is a British-Polish photographer and photojournalist. A member of the Association of Polish Art Photographers, his pictures were published in a number of internationally renowned newspapers and magazines, among them Newsweek, Time, Der Spiegel and Forbes. In 1986 he received the World Press Photo prize for a portrait of János Kádár.
He is best known for his series of photographs documenting life behind the Iron Curtain, as well as the history of Solidarity. His picture of an Armoured Personnel Carrier standing in front of Warsaw's "Moscow" cinema screening "Apocalypse Now" became one of the icons of the Martial Law in Poland.
(Photo by Filip Cwik / Napo Images )
Warszawa 12 lipiec 2013 Polska
Christopher Jan Niedenthal polski fotograf, jeden z najbardziej cenionych fotoreporterow europejskich. Czlonek rzeczywisty ZPAF. Wspolpracowal m.in. z takimi magazynami jak „Newsweek”, „Time”, „Der Spiegel”, „Geo” i „Forbes”. Laureat nagrody World Press Photo w 1986. Autor licznych wystaw. 14 grudnia 2009 zostal odznaczony Srebrnym Medalem „Zasluzony Kulturze Gloria Artis”
(fot. Filip Cwik / Napo Images )