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It is twenty years since Mandela ended his twenty-seven-year confinement as a political prisoner. As South Africa celebrates, we look back at his life
Plenty of familiar faces crop up in Jillian Edelstein's portraits - her sitters include some of the great and the glorious of modern culture, after all. Britpop darlings Blur (above, 1996), Oscar-rich actor Daniel Day-Lewis, novelist Rose Tremain, and the ex-president of her native South Africa, Nelson Mandela, are all here. But Edelstein is no one-trick pony. A former social worker who switched to prize-winning photojournalism, she's equally at home tackling the big issues as she is taking cosy celebrity portraits.