Don’t Miss! – 60+ years of Iconic Images in Photojournalism


Don’t Miss! – 60+ years of Iconic Images in Photojournalism

Join legendary sports photographer Neil Leifer, known for his iconic images of sports and pop culture moments, including Muhammad Ali’s victory over Sonny Liston. With over 170 Sport Illustrated covers and 40 Time Magazine covers featuring celebrities, world leaders, and more, Leifer’s passion for photography and storytelling has earned him numerous awards and accolades.

In this interview with James James Hornstein, Leifer will share his background in photography, highlights from his more than 60-year career, and the stories and techniques behind his famous images. Join the talk to  hear from one of the greatest photographers of all time and gain insight into his creative process.

  • Moderator: James Hornstein
  • Duration: 50 min


14 Feb 2023


20:10 - 21:00


Xposure Sharjah Auditorium


  • Neil Leifer
    Neil Leifer

    Neil Leifer is an American photographer, author and filmmaker and has been a Sony Artisan since 2014. His photography career began on his 16th birthday, when he captured the game-winning touchdown in the 1957 NFL title game, also known as “The Greatest Game Ever Played.” Over his 60-plus-year career, Neil has captured over 15 Olympic Games, 4 FIFA World Cup soccer tournaments, 17 Kentucky Derbies, 15 Masters golf tournaments, countless World Series games, 13 Super Bowls, and every important heavyweight boxing title fight since 1960.

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