Burma/Myanmar – Thanlwin, Kayak Salat, Heiligtum beim Hpa-An
This photo is part of the series "Burma/Myanmar - In the River of Slowness" by Yussof Knauss. The photo is strictly limited to 6 copies + 1 artist proof. All the photos in this collection are available in 3 formats and can be purchased on matt or glossy photo paper mounted on aluminum composite panels. Yussof Knauss succeeds in what distinguishes a really good photographer: every picture contains more than meets the eye: it tells a little story. It gives us insights into a strange, exotic world, into a difficult, often hard life and shows the calm and dignity with which people master it. That is what the pictures in this series are about: human dignity. Yussof Knauss won the German Photo Book Prize in 2016 with the photo book of the same name.
Yussof (Jürgen) Knauss, born in Darmstadt in 1938, trained typesetter and graphic designer. Exhibitions in Munich, Hamburg, Berlin, Kitzbühel and Venice. From 1964 to 2014, Yussof Knauss worked as a layout artist, creative director, managing partner and...