Category Archives: Photography

My San Francisco, with Nadya Zimmerman

San Francisco through the lens of Nadya Zimmerman

  I go to sleep and and wake up to this breathtaking view of San Francisco every day. Let me make myself clear. There is still an ocean between us, but this view is now adorning one of our bedroom … Read More

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One December Afternoon


  On a December day, 55 years ago, two of America’s emblematic figures met for a friendly afternoon together. She was Marilyn Monroe. He was Carl Sandburg, the poet and writer and three-time Pulitzer prize winner (twice for poetry, once … Read More

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Behind the Hollywood Scenes: Bob Willoughby Photography

Frank Sinatra by Bob Willoughby

Frank Sinatra on the set of Can-Can, 1959   The motion picture still photography, that which is usually used for publicity and magazines for the release of a film. The kind that sometimes captures the essence of an entire movie … Read More

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Steve McQueen: William Claxton Photographs

Steve McQueen William ClaxtonPhotographs

  It was only a matter of time until a photography book on Steve McQueen landed on my shelf. I mean, the man had style! William Claxton’s photographic talent immortalises McQueen’s enormous charisma and fantastic presence in the book Steve … Read More

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Lauren Bacall Jaipur India 1958

Isn’t it incredible how this photograph in black and white speaks of summer? Exotic location. Beautiful light. Camera in hand. Shirt dress and sunglasses. Summer holiday is the first thing that springs into my mind. As we are still trying … Read More

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