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"Douglas Kirkland: Hollywood's favourite photographer." - The Telegraph "The greatest international stars of movies, art and music have posed for him, from Mick Jagger to Sophia Loren, from Coco Chanel to Marlene Dietrich, from Man Ray to Andy Warhol. His concentration on the subject and the relationship that he establishes with the personalities he photographs make his shots unique for their spontaneity." - Vogue Italia "Douglas Kirkland has few peers." - The New York Times Exactly ten years after the publication of Freeze Frame - Douglas Kirkland's initial compilation of his illustrious career photographing the world's most famous faces, both in private environments and on set - this monumental expanded version, Freeze Frame: Second Cut, with bigger format, additional photographs, and tantalising stories that accompany them, is sure to enthrall. With more than 450 photographs, including 3 luxurious gatefolds, culled from more than 170 movies over a period of more than 60 years, are presented in a gorgeous composition with endless descriptions of personal interactions with luminaries. For film lovers, photography aficionados, star-watchers, pop culture historians, or most important, fans of the work of this legendary photographer, this book is a must. AUTHOR: Douglas Kirkland joined Look Magazine in his twenties, and worked for Life Magazine during the golden age of photojournalism, in the 1960s 1970s. He has photographed such luminaries as Marilyn Monroe, Elizabeth Taylor, and Marlene Dietrich, and has worked on the sets of hundreds of motion pictures. His photography has been exhibited worldwide and is in the permanent collections of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, the Smithsonian, and the National Portrait Gallery in London. When not travelling the globe on assignment, he lives in the Hollywood Hills with his wife and business partner, Francoise Kirkland. 400 colour, 100 b/w photographs

 

Details

ISBN: 9781943876433
Audience: General
Format: Hardback
Number of Pages: 368
Publication Date: 1 Apr 2017
Publisher: Glitterati Inc
Publication City, Country: New York, United States
Dimensions (cm): 33(H) x 25.4(L)

 

Reviews

"One of the most widely respected American photo essayists, portraitists and magazine shooters, Kirkland has always brought his worldliness and sense of glamour to the backlot..."http://bit.ly/2m3BIWx -- Jim Cornfield Rangefinder "Frozen in time: An expanded edition of photographs by Douglas Kirkland, will go on sale next month. Freeze Frame: Second Cut features many of Hollywood's greats, including Michael Caine who starred with Michelle Johnson in Blame it on Rio; Twiggy in The Boy Friend; and Peter Sellers and Britt Ekland larking about in Rome"http://bit.ly/2n1rlCM The Times, March 7, 2017 "The backstories are lively and serve to humanize (Kirkland's) many larger-than-life subjects. This book is a treasure trove for classic movie fans and photography buffs." -- Elizabeth French Library Journal, March 7, 2017

 

Author Biography

Douglas Kirkland joined Look Magazine in his early twenties, and worked for Life Magazine during the golden age of 1960s-1970s photojournalism. Among his assignments were international features as well as fashion and celebrity work, photographing such luminaries as Marilyn Monroe, Elizabeth Taylor and Marlene Dietrich. Through the years, Kirkland has worked on the sets of hundreds of motion pictures. His fine arts photography has been exhibited all over the world, and is in the permanent collections of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in Beverly Hills, the Smithsonian, and the National Portrait Gallery in London, England. A sought-after lecturer, Kirkland has received a Lifetime Achievement Award" from the American S.O.C., Photographer of the Year from the PMA, a Lucie Award for Outstanding Achievement in Entertainment Photography, and a Lifetime Achievement Award from CAPIC in his native Canada. When not traveling the globe on assignment, he lives in the Hollywood Hills with his wife and business partner Francoise.

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