Monthly Archives: "July 2008"

Photo by Iain Crockart As an extreme change of pace from my life as a Getty Images contributing photographer, I am preparing for my second international motorbike adventure, this time with EnduroAfrica. EnduroAfrica benefits three...

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Hot Burnout

July 31, 2008 | 0 Comments

James Devaney/WireImage/Getty Images James Franco arrived at The Ed Sullivan Theater for the taping of The Late show, with David Letterman yesterday looking sharp in a black suit and summery checked shirt. Franco’s real life...

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Where Were They Then? – Johnny Hallyday

July 30, 2008 | 0 Comments

Jean Baptiste Lacroix/WireImage/Getty Images – Roger Viollet/Getty Images Johhny Hallyday may not elicit much of a swoon response to Americans under 50, but to The French, he is an Elvis figure, popular even into the...

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Graffiti Is Coming of Age

July 29, 2008 | 0 Comments

As street art evolves, so do our tastes and sensibilities. Joe Baran/Getty Images Our favorite street art is not necessarily simply a great image or a playful character that makes us smile. It is an...

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Want to change the world?

July 29, 2008 | 1 Comments

Leland Bobbe/Getty Images (Or at least the Getty Images website?) If you’re reading this, you probably use the Getty Images website. Read on to find out how you can shape it (and get paid for...

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Orange Alert

July 28, 2008 | 0 Comments

Koichi Kamoshida/Getty Images Entertainment/Getty Images Maggie Gyllenhaall donned an uncharacteristically bright colored dress to the Japanese Premiere of The Dark Knight today. The Dark Knight star usually opts for simple dresses erring towards the flowy...

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Beautiful Crime

July 25, 2008 | 0 Comments

I was privileged to be on the panel of the Descubrimientos PHE as part this June’s Photoespania in Madrid. Robin Maddock’s work particularly intrigued me. The mix of beautiful Carravaggio lighting with the harsh brutal...

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Rossini in the Green Zone

July 25, 2008 | 0 Comments

Chris Hondros/Getty Images The Green Zone is an unlikely place for a performance of Rossini. After years now as a besieged fortress, the seat of American power in Iraq is all but a wasteland: four...

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Hudson : A Natural Woman

July 24, 2008 | 0 Comments

Soul Brother/Contributor/FilmMagic/Getty Images Singer/actress, Jennifer Hudson was spotted en route to the taping of her appearance on BET’s 106 & Park at BET Studios in Manhattan yesterday. It’s refreshing to see Ms. Hudson in a...

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Getting Ready for Beijing

July 24, 2008 | 0 Comments

A cyclist passes an Olympic billboard in Beijing on July 23, 2008. (Photo credit should read PETER PARKS/AFP/Getty Images) In just about four days the majority of the 78 member Getty Images Olympic team will...

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Getty Images Entertainment Photo of the Day

July 23, 2008 | 0 Comments

Amy Winehouse – Waxwork Unveiling LONDON – JULY 23: A waxwork figure of Grammy Award winning singer Amy Winehouse is unveiled at Madame Tussauds on July 23, 2008 in London, England. (Dan Kitwood/Getty Images Entertainment/Getty...

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Headed Home from Peru

July 23, 2008 | 0 Comments

Picture by Chris Scott The deadline is here – today is the day of the kids digital story screening. With the narratives finalized, photos taken and sound effects recorded, it is now time to put...

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Prince Harry in Lesotho

July 23, 2008 | 1 Comments

  Chris Jackson/Getty Images  Prince Harry is rapidly becoming my favourite member of the Royal Family to photograph.  It all started a few weeks ago during a trip the young Royal made to Cardiff –...

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Estelle Getty – RIP

July 22, 2008 | 0 Comments

Jim Smeal/WireImage/Getty Images Estelle Getty, Known by most of the world as Sophia Petrillo on The Golden Girls, died today at at her home in Santa Monica California, three days short of her 85th birthday....

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