The photographer Norman Parkinson died at the age of 76. Here is all you want to know, and more!
Biography - A Short Wiki
Considered the founder of modern fashion photography, he took glamorous portraits of royalty and celebrities in strange locales.
Starting out as a royal court photographer, he became a fashion photographer for Vogue and all the while developing his own style.
He took fashion photography out of the studio and into unusual locales – like his iconic photo of a young woman running breezily across Brooklyn Bridge.
He was born Ronald William Parkinson Smith in London, England.
David Bailey was another well-known British fashion photographer.
A photographer without a magazine behind him is like a farmer without fields.Norman Parkinson
The camera can be the most deadly weapon since the assassin’s bullet. Or it can be the lotion of the heart.Norman Parkinson
I like to make people look as good as they’d like to look, and with luck, a shade better.Norman Parkinson