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A haunting photographic record of African rituals

For their powerful new book, Carol Beckwith and Angela Fisher spent more than a decade photographing the sacred – and rapidly vanishing – rituals among traditional African societies. Lucia van der Post immerses herself
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Out of Africa and into the King’s Road

Guinevere Antiques celebrates the photography of Mirella Ricciardi, a “creative force” whose captivating imagery of the 1950s led to the acclaimed book Vanishing Africa
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To Peru with David Bailey

A new book and exhibition explore the rich culture and landscapes of South America through the lens of a formidable photographer
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A thought-provoking collection of German art

A Hong Kong financier’s personal passion for German art was ignited through the cultural patronage of his bank – and a plucky London gallerist. Emma Crichton-Miller reports. Portrait by Inga Beckmann
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Wry Society: The royal photographer

Hector’s work, once snapped up by the high and mighty, has been nothing but negatives since the digital revolution. But will a new royal wedding propel him back into the limelight?
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