Autobiography

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Nan A. Talese/Doubleday, Sep 16, 2003 - Biography & Autobiography - 289 pages
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The candid memoirs of the celebrated photographer of White Women and Sumo recount his birth to a wealthy Jewish family in Berlin, early fascination with photography, escape to China in the wake of Kristallnacht, service with the Australian army, marriage, and contributions to the world of fashion photography.

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User Review  - Jaimie - Goodreads

After reading this autobiography I understand the context of Newton's photographic aesthetic. His focus on sex and scandal was driven by his personality, which as a young man with a very European ... Read full review

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User Review  - Marie - Goodreads

What a fascinating man! I truly appreciate the authors honesty. I can not recall ever reading a book that was this honest - I absolutely adored it. The story of this book is so wonderful - what a ... Read full review

Contents

Prologue
1
My Apprentice Years
31
Singapore 19381940
69
Copyright

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About the author (2003)

HELMUT NEWTON is one of the most admired photographers of the last century. His most recent photography books include the retrospective Helmut Newton Work and the monumental Sumo, both edited by his wife, June. The Newtons live in Monte Carlo.