“There are only a few people I’d call a genius. Frank Sinatra was a genius. Bowie certainly was. And Elton John, in my opinion, will be regarded as one in the same breath as Beethoven. You can’t think of Elton John as just a showman—and he is a showman, an incredible one at that. But as a composer, songwriter, singer and piano player, his music will live on for hundreds of years.”Read more
Looking back on the Stones' legendary 1969 American tour at 50 and all those storied years that have since transpired, this group exhibition presented in conjunction with the Rolling Stones' ongoing 'No Filter' tour offers fans a celebratory glimpse into the many ways that Richards' time-honored artistry has shaped the uncompromising face of rock culture and vice versa.Read more
Fine art prints available from Norman Seeff.Read more
Working with him has been one of the joys of my life. He’s a tremendous talent – one of the greatest ever, really – and going back through these photographs and contact sheets has brought back so many happy memories.Read more
Fine art prints available from the Terry O'Neill's iconic David Bowie archive.Read more
Paris Match decided to use my photo on the cover of their April 1982 issue.Read more
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About Iconic Images
represents many of the world’s most renowned photographers, creating international touring exhibitions, consigning fine art prints and books to more than 30 galleries worldwide, and resourcing luxury fashion brand collaborations and editorial image licensing to the world’s leading newspapers and magazines.
Our archives contain historic and iconic images from the frontline of fashion, rock, film, politics and royalty by photographers who were pioneers in their field. The archive includes the world’s largest collections of David Bowie and Elton John, Marilyn Monroe, Jimi Hendrix, Audrey Hepburn, Frank Sinatra, The Rolling Stones, The Beatles and Led Zeppelin. It covers the universe of Vogue fashion photography from the late 1930s to modern day swell as the world of politics from Winston Churchill and Robert Kennedy to Nelson Mandela.