Author(s): Platon & David Remick
From one of the world's most exciting new photographers and the editor of world-renowned New Yorker magazine, Power is an extraordinary portrait of political power at the highest level. Especially commissioned by the New Yorker magazine, Platon has photographed over 100 members of the United Nations. Presidents, prime ministers and heads of state sit side by side with dictators and revolutionaries to provide an intimate and unique perspective on the world's leaders.
Born in England to a Greek father and English mother and now based in New York, Platon has contributed to a vast range of international publications including THE NEW YORKER, ROLLING STONE and ESQUIRE magazines. In 2008, Platon's photograph of Russian Premier Vladimir Putin for TIME magazine's Person of the Year cover was awarded first prize in the World Press photo contest. He is now a staff photographer at THE NEW YORKER magazine. David Remick is an American journalist, writer and magazine.