Yousef Karsh is one of the most famous portrait photographers who graced the art of photography. It was recently announced that his image of Winston Churchill will be used on the £5 note, to be issued in 2016. Yousuf once said, “within every man and woman a secret is hidden, and as a photographer it is my task to reveal it if I can”. Yousuf Karsh died at the age of 93 after complications following surgery.
Sir Winston Churchill by Yousuf Karsh. The image captured Churchill and the Britain of the time perfectly — defiant and unconquerable. Churchill later said to him, "You can even make a roaring lion stand still to be photographed." As such, Karsh titled the photograph, The Roaring Lion. Wikipedia