Darcey followed my very clumsy instructions of various ballet forms which I attempted to physically articulate myself, much to the hilarity and amusement of all those present in the studio including Darcey herself, who at various points laughed so much we had to pause.
I then nervously poured a large bottle of Perrier all over her head. Through the spluttering cascade of Perrier water she said ‘You bastard”, I said ‘No, wait, trust me, don’t get angry”
When I photographed Ashanti for the Next Big Thing for The Sunday Times in 2003 I was trying to create … More
Once we arrived at the Baths I had my assistants set up a flash unit, suspended over the Roman Bath on a boom. This would not have got past health and safety today and I was really nervous incase the boom failed, fell into the water and electrocuted Peter and myself.
The stylist had provided a very beautiful Marie Antoinette themed dress whichLiv wore as well as shooting her in a simple white shirt. She seemed to have a very strong idea of who she was even then.
My agent Julian Cotton in the late 90s was, like me a huge classical music fan. He phoned late one … More
Cher’s look in Sonny and Cher was that of a very cute, approachable American College girl as they were on … More
The Sunday Times Magazine asked me to photograph Sir Michael Caine, much to my extreme delight as I always loved … More
I first met the legendary model, singer and phenomenon Bebe Buell in the early 70s when she was still with her … More
The week before my shoot with Jeremy Irons I had left a message on his mobile. A few days before … More