Iconic Spotlight : Elton John, by Terry O’Neill

Elton John

“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 the full article

Iconic Spotlight : Norman Parkinson, by Terry O’Neill

Norman Parkinson

“I wasn’t nervous taking Parkinson’s portrait because, even though we were both photographers, he was the master and I still just felt like some kid running around with a camera. I never thought I was in the same league as him. Looking at his photos today—they are extraordinary. It just doesn’t feel like we were in the same profession. He was miles above me. Above anyone else.”

Read the full article
filter search results by