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What was his name?

arhb e2
7 2.5k 68 United Kingdom
11 Mar 2010 10:12AM
Whilst working in Scotlland recently, I got back to the hotel to watch the 1 show on BBC1 early evening. On this paticular show that I saw, they did a feature on a photographer that I found very inspiring. IIRC, he used to work in the fashion mags in the 60/70's, and has done some great portrait work with pretty major celebs.
I'm hoping that someone can remind me of his name.

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joolsb 10 27.1k 38 Switzerland
11 Mar 2010 10:57AM
Could it be Brian Duffy? There was a programme about him and his work on BBC2 (I think) a couple of months ago. Very good it was, too.
arhb e2
7 2.5k 68 United Kingdom
11 Mar 2010 11:13AM
Thanks Jools - another helpful post.
arhb e2
7 2.5k 68 United Kingdom
11 Mar 2010 3:36PM
I'm not sure if it is Brian Duffy now....
There was a part in the programme, where one of the HRH princes was both subject and photographer.
loweskid 13 2.0k 1 United Kingdom
11 Mar 2010 4:07PM
How about Lord Snowdon (Antony Armstrong-Jones).
cattyal e2
9 6.4k 6 England
11 Mar 2010 4:08PM
was it this story?

I don't recall any stories featuring a known photographer....
KevSB 10 1.5k 5 United Kingdom
11 Mar 2010 4:19PM
I believe i saw the same programme, its covered Duffy and included footage of donoven and Bailey As the three who shaped photography, it may well be that he has photographed the princes as in 2009 he started taking pictures again of celebs.

If it was the same programme it included pictures from his later advertising work including the Benson and hedges work
KevSB 10 1.5k 5 United Kingdom
11 Mar 2010 4:31PM
Found a Link to the programme , was this the one you saw

duffy BBc
nikon e2
11 118 1 England
11 Mar 2010 5:04PM
Watched the item on the one show. Photographer Jeff Hubbard, Session was at Rankins studio in Kentish Town, North London.
arhb e2
7 2.5k 68 United Kingdom
12 Mar 2010 2:12PM
Cheers all - I think I've seen 2 different programs - one was about Jeff Hubbard, and the other was about a different photographer - a portrait photographer of many celebs including Al Pacino, Alfred Hitchcock, and Marylin Monroe amoungst others. He was known for creating very un-sympathetic images of his subjects.

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