Category Archives: Photography

Terry O’Neill: The Storyteller

Romy Schneider Terry O

The face. Romy Schneider   What do you do when you find Terry O’Neill’s photography book, Terry O’Neill: The A-Z of Fame, on huge sale at a street book fair? Grab it looking over your shoulder, pay for it in … Read More

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One Day That Summer: Little Dreamer, Paris

Young aspiring footballer, Palais Royal gardens, Paris, France

  To celebrate summer, in the course of the following months I will be collaborating with various photographers and photography collectors to bring you exclusive stories from behind the lens. Whether travel photography or pictures from the movie sets, One … Read More

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One Day That Summer: Steve McQueen and Le Mans

Steve McQueen and Le Mans

  Steve McQueen. A hip personality, a special kind of existential cool, detached and rebellious, his own guy, a tough guy, who loved cars and speed, a self-made man who reached the heights of stardom and then almost lost it … Read More

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Interview with Photographer Lavinia Cernău

Interview with photographer Lavinia Cernau

Lavinia Cernău   They say a photograph can speak a thousand words. But not all photography truly speaks to you. Working on this interview I realised just how lightly we use the phrase “beautiful photography”. I myself sometimes use it … Read More

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Reflections of the Man Behind the Mirror

Reflections of the Man Behind the Mirror-Len Steckler

“Hanumath”, part of the exhibition “Len Steckler: Reflections of the Man Behind the Mirror”   Back in December, I was recounting a wonderful story, one that resulted in one of the most beautiful photographs of Marilyn Monroe ever taken. It … Read More

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