We can't help but wonder, what was the King of Rock 'n' Roll playing back then?
One of the most interesting periods in the life of Elvis Presley, the so-called King of Rock ‘n’ Roll, was his term serving the U.S. Army between March 1958 to March 1960. Prior to his time in the Army, Presley was already a big name in the music industry and had the option to enlist in the Special Services to entertain the troops, but he still chose to serve as a regular soldier. The photo above was most likely snapped during an idle moment while Presley was stationed in either in Fort Chaffee in Arkansas, or Fort Hood in Texas for his training.
Find out more about Elvis Presley’s U.S. Army service in the articles below:
From the simple Vivitar 110 camera he received from his grandmother, Brett Wolff already accumulated close to almost a hundred cameras and accessories in his analog arsenal. Some of the cameras he treasured were even handed down by relatives and friends, making these more precious to him. Let's take a closer look at his camera collection.
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It is always a pleasant experience collaborating with our old friends and LomoAmigos. This time, Emily Soto shot another wonderful series with her Petzval Art Lens. We can't wait to share it with everyone, so here they are!