Up for bidding next week are three photos of the “heroin chic” supermodel from her very first sitting back in 1988. Then 14-year-old Kate Moss was photographed in beautiful black-and-white by David Ross, and Bloomsbury Auctions expects the images to go for up to £1200 each!
Before all the glossy covers, grunge romances, designer runways, and drug scandals, there were these immaculate monochrome photos of a teenage Kate Moss during her first sitting in October 1988. Photographer David Ross took these soon after Moss was discovered at the John F. Kennedy airport in New York en route from her Bahamas vacation.
“She wasn’t trying to prove anything or act above her station,” photographer David Ross told The Telegraph of the sitting. “She was untarnished. A blank canvas, as other writers have put it.” (TIME)
Today, Kate Moss is a household name uttered by every sartorially obsessed figure out there and the photo above by @sebastianerras just proves how much of a fashion phenom she has become.
We asked you to change your perspective, and see the world in a new light for the chance to win an amazing, adventure-ready Bond Street Bag by ONA and a Lomo'Instant San Remo. After a long deliberation process (so many beautiful images!) we were finally able to decide the winner. Check it out!
Through photography, we've seen the darkest hours and dimmest parts of the conflict-ridden Gaza Strip. Eclipsed by tragedies and obscurity, photographer Monique Jaques shows us the flickers of light in the area through young women.
Angéline Moizard is a French film photographer specializing in portrait and urban photography. She used the Neptune Convertible Art Lens System to shoot this very fashionable story, with the 50mm Despina 2.8/50 lens.
American activist Rosa Parks will always be revered as one of the major heroines of the Civil Rights Movement. Retrieved from the Rosa Parks Papers, these images show the daily life led by the mother of the freedom movement in all its candid beauty.
“Around the World in Analogue” is your bite-size guide to the most amazing travel destinations across the globe, as documented by the members of the Lomography community. Today, lomographer Kieran Smith recalls his magical vacation to the land of reindeers, northern lights, and Santa!
The existence of light grants us to see the whole spectrum of the prism. As we walk our way across the rainbow, we study, ruse and add meanings to the colors. We're here to make you singin' and feelin' the blues with this week's collection.
Inspired by champions of humanist photography, photographer Graciela Iturbide became one of the most important contemporary photographers in Mexico through her captured images of the unseen and unexplored areas of indigenous cultures and peoples.