He wrote: “A photographic beauty is someone who photographs well. Grace Kelly is a case in point.
“If she did not photograph well, we would scarcely stop to look at her on the street… If both sides of her face were the same as the right half she wouldn’t be on the screen. That side is very heavy, like a bull calf, but the left side is intensely feminine and creates the counter-point.”
I respect his opinion but she was more than a photographic beauty, she was graceful and stunning in a ll sense.
Portraits & Profiles, published in September, combines the photographer’s personal diaries with a selection of his most famous images, offering witty, observant and brutally honest descriptions of his subjects.