Posts tagged "black and white"
The beautiful Whitney Houston (1963-2012) was born 51 years ago today in Newark, New Jersey. This photo was taken in New York City in 1980 during her modeling days. Photo: Doug Vann/Corbis.

The beautiful Whitney Houston (1963-2012) was born 51 years ago today in Newark, New Jersey. This photo was taken in New York City in 1980 during her modeling days. Photo: Doug Vann/Corbis.

Happy 84th Birthday to the magnificent Geoffrey Holder! This awesome photo, one of my favorites, was taken by Jerry Schatzberg.

Happy 84th Birthday to the magnificent Geoffrey Holder! This awesome photo, one of my favorites, was taken by Jerry Schatzberg.

I would like to extend Easter greetings to everyone celebrating today with this beautiful photograph of two women in Harlem on Easter Sunday 1947 by the legendary French photographer Henri Cartier-Bresson (1908-2004). My favorite fun fact about Mr. Cartier-Bresson is that he and Langston Hughes were roommates as young struggling artists in Mexico in the 1930s. Photo: Henri Cartier-Bresson/Magnum Photos.

Iman, photographed by Peter Marlow in London’s Hyde Park in 1979. Photo: Peter Marlow/Magnum Photos.

Happy 72nd Birthday Aretha Franklin! #RESPECT

Happy 72nd Birthday Aretha Franklin! #RESPECT

I’ve always thought this photo of Smokey Robinson, lookin’ all smooth in a satin shirt and medallion in L.A. in the 1960s, was very cool. I’ve got my eye on it for the men’s edition of Vintage Black Glamour but in the meantime, the ladies are just about ready for you (June 2014!) You can pre-order right here! http://www.vintageblackglamourbook.com Photo: Michael Ochs Archives/Getty.

I’ve always thought this photo of Smokey Robinson, lookin’ all smooth in a satin shirt and medallion in L.A. in the 1960s, was very cool. I’ve got my eye on it for the men’s edition of Vintage Black Glamour but in the meantime, the ladies are just about ready for you (June 2014!) You can pre-order right here! http://www.vintageblackglamourbook.com Photo: Michael Ochs Archives/Getty.

Eartha Kitt stopping the trolley car in Istanbul with a pose (c.1949). This picture was shared via the Eartha Kitt fan page which is managed by Ms. Kitt’s daughter, Kitt Shapiro, owner of Simply Eartha If you would like to pre-order my book, go to this link - and thank you! http://vintageblackglamourbook.com/