Magnum Photos drops its second 75-piece NFT collection

Magnum Photos 75 NFTs
(Image credit: Magnum Photos/Raymond Depardon)

In June of this year, Magnum Photos launched its first NFT collection as part of the agency’s 75th-anniversary celebrations. The collection is divided into three parts, each including 75 images from the agency’s historical archive, spanning from the 1940s to the present day.

For the first part of the collection, released in June and curated by Obscura co-founder Alejandro Cartagena, 55 NFTs were sold to a total of 28 collectors, including the first NFTs by Steve McCurry, Martin Parr, and Paolo Pellegrin.

Thank you for reading 5 articles this month* Join now for unlimited access

Enjoy your first month for just £1 / $1 / €1

*Read 5 free articles per month without a subscription

Join now for unlimited access

Try first month for just £1 / $1 / €1

Sebastian Oakley
Ecommerce Editor

For nearly two decades Sebastian's work has been published internationally. Originally specializing in Equestrianism, his visuals have been used by the leading names in the equestrian industry such as The Fédération Equestre Internationale (FEI), The Jockey Club, Horse & Hound, and many more for various advertising campaigns, books, and pre/post-event highlights.


He is a Fellow of The Royal Society of Arts, holds a Foundation Degree in Equitation Science, and is a Master of Arts in Publishing.  He is a member of Nikon NPS and has been a Nikon user since the film days using a Nikon F5 and saw the digital transition with Nikon's D series cameras and is still to this day the youngest member to be elected into BEWA, The British Equestrian Writers' Association. 


He is familiar with and shows great interest in street, medium, and large format photography with products by Leica, Phase One, Hasselblad, Alpa, and Sinar. Sebastian has also used many cinema cameras from the likes of Sony, RED, ARRI, and everything in between. He now spends his spare time using his trusted Leica M-E or Leica M2 shooting Street photography or general life as he sees it, usually in Black and White.