Naomi Campbell

Naomi by Terrence Donovan, British Elle, 1988

Naomi by Edward Maxey, Paper, 1990

Naomi in the famous Coke curlers by Ellen von Unwerth, 1991

Naomi by Michel Comte, Vogue Italia, 1994

Recruited at the age of 15, Naomi Campbell established herself among the top three most recognisable and in-demand models of the late 1980s and the 1990s, and was one of six models of her generation declared supermodels by the fashion industry.
Campbell, who has never met her biological father, regards record producers Quincy Jones and Chris Blackwell as adopted father figures. Former South African president Nelson Mandela referred to Campbell as his “honorary granddaughter”. (Read more)

On the Stairs

Emile Savitry, 1935

Ellen von Unwerth – Shalom Harlow, Vogue Paris, February 1993

Jeanloup Sieff, 1972

“Halfway down the stairs is a stair where I sit. There isn’t any other stair quite like it. I’m not at the bottom, I’m not at the top; so this is the stair where I always stop.” A. A. Milne

 

A Kiss is Just a Kiss…

The Kiss by Robert Doisneau, 1950

Kate Moss & Natalia Vodianova by Mert Alas & Marcus Piggott, 2011

V-J Day in Times Square by Alfred Eisenstaedt, 1945

The Kiss by Tanya Chalkin, 2002

Johnny Depp & Winona Ryder by Herb Ritts, 1990

Naomi Campbell & Christy Turlington by Steven Meisel for Vogue Italia, 1989

Cherry Kiss by Ellen von Unwerth

“You must remember this
A kiss is just a kiss…”

Monica Bellucci

         

Monica Bellucci photographed by Ellen von Unwerth for Glamour Italia (April 2012)

Dietrich Chic

Nadja Auermann by Ellen von Unwerth

         

Part of the famous Vogue editorial “Dietrich Chic” from September 1992

Waiting