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Photographer Joel Meyerowitz

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Photographer Joel Meyerowitz

Photographer Joel Meyerowitz

Photographer Joel Meyerowitz

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With his wife, writer Maggie Barrett, he'd planned to begin work on a book about Tuscany in mid-September, 2001, but the project was interrupted by the terrorist attacks. He photographed the excavation of Ground Zero, culminating in an exhibition that is now on tour around the world. Several months later, they resumed work on the Tuscany project. The book, Tuscany, is out now.