Biography - A Short Wiki
Considered the founder of modern fashion photography, he took glamorous portraits of royalty and celebrities in strange locales.
Starting out as a royal court photographer, he became a fashion photographer for Vogue and all the while developing his own style.
He took fashion photography out of the studio and into unusual locales – like his iconic photo of a young woman running breezily across Brooklyn Bridge.
He was born Ronald William Parkinson Smith in London, England.
David Bailey was another well-known British fashion photographer.
How did Norman Parkinson die?
|Cause of death||N/A|
|Age of death||76 years|
|Birthday||April 21, 1913|
|Death date||February 15, 1990|
|Place of death||Singapore|
|Place of burial||N/A|
I like to make people look as good as they’d like to look, and with luck, a shade better.Norman Parkinson
The camera can be the most deadly weapon since the assassin’s bullet. Or it can be the lotion of the heart.Norman Parkinson
A photographer without a magazine behind him is like a farmer without fields.Norman Parkinson