FRAMES FROM THE EDGE: HELMET NEWTON

Helmet Newton:
Frames From The Edge (1989)

I love watching footage of other photographers as they work.  I remember watching this documentary and being transfixed by theimage of Mr Newton, so obsessed with his subject matter and so exquisite with his direction.

Here is the late 80’s portrait of a man whose effect on contemporary fashion, advertising and images of sexuality are profound, and was among the first “rock star” photographers.

(Full documentary)