Category Archives: archival

Australian Vogue 1984. Garment from John Galliano First collection

New York born Melbourne based fashion editor Mary Ott styled this shoot after covering the London fashion collections for Vogue. Location Birling Gap, Sussex on the U K south coast . A serious gale was in progress as we struggled to grab some snaps. Galliano had just graduated from Central St Martins, London with a […]

Archival #6 Bryan Ferry ‘In Your Mind’ Cover Photograph

Way back in 1977 Bryan Ferry asked to use a photograph of mine on this L.P.record cover.I gave permission although strangely never got round to billing his management (we were in the throes of moving to Melbourne). I see on the Bryan Ferry official website they’re selling signed prints of my image for over a […]

Visit to the Archives of Festivals past – #1 – Backstage

Yves st Laurent. Pret-a-Porter show. Paris 1974/1975

The other day Nowness (favourite destination for the culturally curious) used a couple of my snaps. They were doing a story on Suzy Menkes the illustrious fashion journalist who was in the throes of selling some most covetable pieces from her own wardrobe. The published photographs were from a series taken at a YSL show […]

The Vogue Factor- Between The Lines with Kirstie Clements

Before she became editor of  Vogue Australia sometime in the mid 80’s Kirstie was an assistant in the fashion dept. and new to the business. In her recent book she recounts a story from her first photo shoot.