When it comes to Cher, the regular rules don't apply. She was a bride by a number one pop star by 19 and a TV star by It was during her stint on The Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour that she developed her signature style with the aid of designer Bob Mackie
Single Light style: This would require more staging across the board, but a more dramatic and stylized lighting style vs. the flourescent Proper single light high key portraits preserve facial details.
// Somerset Maugham // Cecil Beaton - This photograph is high contrast and is taken from a different perspective creating interest for the viewers. The point of you provides interest and mystery in the photo and makes the viewers ask questions