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Yul Brynner's Photography

Discussion in 'The Watering Hole' started by deirdre, Jun 22, 2011.

  1. deirdre

    deirdre SC Top Veteran

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    Sep 26, 2010
    I hadn't known he was a camera fiend!

    everyday_i_show: photos by Yul Brynner (there is one female nude, fyi)

    Includes a self-portrait with a Leica.

    I think my favorite is the 1959 shot of Elizabeth Taylor.
     
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  2. Pelao

    Pelao SC All-Pro

    Jul 11, 2010
    Ontario, Canada
    Stephen
    Just great.
     
  3. Roni G

    Roni G SC Regular

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    Nov 26, 2010
    Fantastic! Thanks you for posting.
     
  4. Armanius

    Armanius Bring Jack back!

    Jan 11, 2011
    Houston, Texas
    Jack
    Very very cool!!! Definitely a thanks for sharing!!!
     
  5. wt21

    wt21 SC Hall of Famer

    Aug 15, 2010
    I'm not one much for celebrities, but these are fantastic candids, and you can't help but appreciate seeing a little private from these (overly) public lives.
     
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  6. BBW

    BBW Administrator Emeritus

    Jul 7, 2010
    betwixt and between
    BB
    Very nice to see, thanks so much. I knew Yul Brynner was a painter, but didn't know about the photographic side of his creativity. There are some excellent images in there, irregardless of who they are.
     
  7. He was a talented, well versed man.

    More and more fascinated with the "Golden Age" of film.
     
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  8. andrewh973

    andrewh973 SC Regular

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    Mar 13, 2011
    NYC metro are
    Here's the multi-volume monograph published by Edition 7, an imprint under Steidl.
     
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  9. Crsnydertx

    Crsnydertx SC Top Veteran

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    Jan 21, 2011
    Houston, TX
    Chuck
    Available also at amazon.com, at least in the US. 35% discount off $150 list price.
     
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  10. kyteflyer

    kyteflyer ~@¿@~

    Jan 31, 2011
    Newcastle, Australia
    Sue
    Damn, he was good. I liked the candid shots rather than those on movie sets.
     
  11. Ghosthunter

    Ghosthunter boo!

    Sep 8, 2010
    London UK
    Andy
    Awesome images. I see he's been using the Fujifilm X100!! (3rd from bottom) :biggrin:
     
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