Mark Mawstons best photograph: Yoko Ono’s electrifying power

She came on stage with a black silk bag over her head and walked straight into the mic stand. It didnt ruin anything though. The crowd were in raptures I took this shot of Yoko Ono 14 years ago, in 2005 at bagism a practice she and Lennon engaged in as a way to deindividualise speakers and emphasise their message by wearing a nondescript bag over their heads. So she came out with this black silk bag obscuring her vision, and walked straight into the mic stand. It didnt ruin anything though. The crowd were in raptures. In a split second when I managed to take my eyes off her, I realised that Sean Lennon, her and Johns son, was …

Harry and Meghan release wedding photos to mark anniversary

Couple, who had baby Archie this month, post 14 pictures on Instagram a year after marriage The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have marked their first wedding anniversary by releasing a series of photos. Harry and Meghan shared a compilation of 14 wedding pictures, including some that had previously not been seen, on Instagram. Meghan and Prince Charles at the wedding. Photograph: @sussexroyal/PA The couple, who their first child, Archie, this month, have had a momentous 12 months since they married at St Georges chapel in Windsor Castle in View this post on Instagram The Duke and Duchess of Sussex (@sussexroyal) on May 19, 2019 at 12:53am PDT The pictures are a series of black and white images by Chris …

‘I wasn’t too obvious’: how Bob Colacello captured candid celebrities

In a new exhbition, the writer, photographer and long-time friend and biographer of Andy Warhol, shares his look at VIP culture of the late 70s and early 80s It was not in New York but in Germany, that the writer, editor and photographer Bob Colacello bought a spy camera. He was with pop artist Andy Warhol, who was commissioned to take Polaroids of Willy Brandt, the then chancellor of west Germany, in 1976. Colacello bought a Minox 35 EL, a camera cold Pictures From Another Time: Photographs by Bob Colacello, 1976 1982, an exhibition at attended the dinner party). People wouldnt typically think Andy would be friends with Nancy Reagans best friend, said Colacello. Jerry helped Andy get commissioned portraits …

Annie Leibovitz on the shots that made her

She captured Americas most tumultuous moments and its biggest stars. The great photographer relives her Rolling Stone years and the time she set fire to Patti Smith AHenri Cartier-Bresson, once stood to take his own ghostly grey picture of the Seine crossing. Leibovitzs homage to the great French photographer did not stop there. Her latest exhibition President Nixons inglorious departure from the White House by helicopter in 1974, to the extraordinary Democratic convention two years before, in which sessions lasted until sunrise. The landmark event, which took place in Miami, was the basis for Fear and Loathing on the Campaign Trail 72, the political classic by Rolling Stones resident gonzo journalist Andy Warhol to Ansel Adams to that ambush shot …