Helmut Newton was was a German-Australian fashion photographer. His style is widely recognized and often imitated. His life began with many challenges and turmoil. He was born Helmut Neustädter to Jewish parents in Berlin. He became interested in photography at age 12 when he bought his first camera and worked he German photographer Yva (de) (Elsie Neulander […]
It’s that I don’t like white paper backgrounds. A woman does not live in front of white paper. She lives on the street, in a motor car, in a hotel room.
– Helmut Newton
My job as a portrait photographer is to seduce, amuse and entertain.
- Helmut Newton