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Marilyn and Me A Photographer's Memories

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ISBN-10: 0385536674

ISBN-13: 9780385536677

Edition: 2012

Authors: Lawrence Schiller

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When he pulled his station wagon into the 20th Century–Fox studios parking lot in Los Angeles in 1960, twenty-three-year-old Lawrence Schiller kept telling himself that this was just another assignment, just another pretty girl. But the assignment and the girl were anything but ordinary. Schiller was a photographer forLookmagazine and his subject was Marilyn Monroe, America's sweetheart and sex symbol. In this intimate memoir Schiller recalls the friendship that developed between him and Monroe while he photographed her in 1960 and 1962 on the sets ofLet's Make Loveand the unfinished featureSomething’s Got to Give, the last film she worked on.Schiller recalls Marilyn as tough and…    
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Book details

List price: $24.00
Copyright year: 2012
Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date: 5/29/2012
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 120
Size: 5.51" wide x 7.13" long x 0.71" tall
Weight: 0.506
Language: English

Steve Schapiro is a widely acclaimed photographer whose work has been seen regularly in the major magazines of the world. In addition to his documentary photographs from the 1960s, he has worked on numerous and diverse commercial assignments, including making photographs for Francis Ford Coppola's The Godfather, and John Schlesinger's Midnight Cowboy, and several album covers for recording star and actress Barbara Streisand. His Life covers of marlon Brando, Al Pacino, and Truman Capote are today considered to be classics in the portrait genre.Lawrence Schiller began his career as a photojournalist for Life, Playboy, and Paris Match, among others, photographing some of the most iconic…