Paul Strand’s Hebridean Photographs

The front cover of the first edition of Tir A’Mhurain by Paul Strand, from 1962, printed at his insistence in Leipzig, communist east Germany

...Fifty years ago this month Paul Strand published his book of Hebridean photographs, Tir a’Mhurian: evocative portraits of Scottish lives and landscapes under the shadow of the bomb, says Fraser MacDonald, of Edinburgh university… [read more from this article in the Guardian]