Kendal Jenner, photographed by Russell James for Nomad.  The use of shadows in…

Kendal Jenner, photographed by Russell James for Nomad. The use of shadows in portraits like this is absolutely beautiful to me.

Cher (by Richard Avedon)

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

Christopher Walken by Platon

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.

JEFF BRIDGES..ONE OF MY ALL TIME FAVORITE ACTORS.I STILL THINK HE DESERVED AN OSCAR FOR HIS ROLE AS "THE DUDE"

Jeff Bridges by Marco Grog. If I were to be able to hang out with any celebrity- he'd be the guy. Brilliant, the man is fucking brilliant.

Somerset Maugham (1874-1965) - British playwright, novelist and short story writer. Photo Cecil Beaton

// 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

Platon is famous for getting big personalities to open up in front of his camera. He’s worked with many of the world’s most eccentric leaders — Putin, Gaddafi, Ahmadinejad — but always found a way to make a picture.

From Zuck to Musk: The Champions of Innovation, in Portraits

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