There is much to learn about Helmut Newton's work and style. He was ahead of his time when it came to photographing the female form. Frames from the Edge - Helmut Newton shows the late master of erotic photography in action, his history, and the people who were there in his long and controversial career.
Newton's expertise in creating compelling photographic work is one of the main subjects of the film. Frames from the Edge tackles his innate ability to compose photographs the way he likes it -- with every little detail and important element in hiding or in complete focus. He is a genius when it comes to transforming what he sees through his viewfinder into a tangible product.
The documentary would take some effort to watch since it's just a little shy of two hours but if you're a student of photography or a fan of his work, it would be worthwhile. It's also interesting to see him in action and little slices of the life he made for himself. Helmut's relationship with his models is also something to take note of. He directs them to do what is required to accomplish the vision he has. He is just so detail-oriented, a perfectionist to an extent and maybe that's why he was so highly successful in his prolific career.
British fashion photographer Tim Walker has been known for his painterly fashion. Walker's "Garden of Earthly Delights" compromises of nude portraits and figures, carefully posed in seemingly casual and nonchalant moods, emitting old-world aesthetic qualities in them.
We've gotten the chance to borrow some time from Denmarrk-based photographer Kostas Rutkauskas and his mesmerizing portraits of women that are reminiscent of Helmut Newton's models. The difference? Rutkauskas approaches it softly and endearingly.
Recognized as one of the most eminent British photographers part of the "Thatcher Years", Brian Griffin was known for his music photography that iconized in pop music history. Visuals from album covers, single sleeves, posters and such
The Canadian photographer Robert Polidori is known for his large-scale urban, interior and landscape photographs, and is mostly known for the size of his images as his subjects often revolve around the architecture of prestigious museums.
Italian photographer Nino Migliori is famously known for his black and white abstract-humanistic photographs capturing the life of his hometown Bologna. This retrospective in Paris showcases his underestimated genius.
Photographer Mick Rock was known as "The Man Who Shot The Seventies", capturing the most arresting walks of life he had encountered as a young British student and photographer in the age of punk and rock.
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Known as one of the most important contemporary artists and photographers today, Wolfgang Tillmans is known for his exploration of the photographic medium's foundations through a diverse body of work and observation.
Although photography became a part of his life recently, Stefano Gardel's photographs captivated us from the very start. His work can be described as mysterious and surreal, and will definitely leave you speechless.