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Our Studio Visit With Alfred Wertheimer

Rock Paper Photo | Posted 12.23.2014 | Arts
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Alfred Wertheimer's intimate and candid early portraits of Elvis Presley justly earned his legacy as one of pop culture's most important fine art photographers.

Remembering 9/11: The Story Behind Chi Modu's Towering Tribute

Rock Paper Photo | Posted 11.11.2014 | Arts
Rock Paper Photo

Somber. Soaring. Stern. Eerily silent. Chi Modu's breathtaking portrait of the late hip-hop legend Notorious B.I.G. resonates as powerfully as ever on this Sept. 11 anniversary. Chi, the former staff photographer, tells the story behind this photo:

On The Road Again: Summer Travels

Rock Paper Photo | Posted 10.01.2014 | Arts
Rock Paper Photo

Our collection is brimming with travel shots -- artists from Boston to U2 going places. Planes, trains and automobiles -- not to mention motorcycles and sailboats.

Rock-and-Roll Dandies Through the Years

Rock Paper Photo | Posted 09.30.2014 | Arts
Rock Paper Photo

From 1960s British mods to soulful crooners to psychedelic guitarists, musicians from every genre have used fashion as a tool to amplify their brand and persona.

Top Chef Daniel Humm Collects Pop Stars and Michelin Stars

Rock Paper Photo | Posted 08.13.2014 | Arts
Rock Paper Photo

For Eleven Madison Park, Chef Humm selected classic Miles Davis prints ("so cool, fresh, innovative and collaborative"), while the more raucous Rolling Stones photos preside at NoMad, which he calls "our looser, louder sibling."

The Grateful Dead and the Great Pyramid: Presenting the Wonders of Adrian Boot's Photography

Rock Paper Photo | Posted 08.02.2014 | Arts
Rock Paper Photo

You could say things ended well.

Punk Fashion on View at the Met... But You Can Collect It Right Here

Rock Paper Photo | Posted 10.02.2013 | Arts
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We cordially invite you to behold some of the best punk photography -- and punk fashion -- assembled anywhere.

Alec Baldwin, Guest Curator, Celebrates a Life-long Passion for Rock Photography

Rock Paper Photo | Posted 09.21.2013 | Arts
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As Rock Paper Photo's latest curator, the stage and film actor, TV personality and podcast host has hand-picked a collection of 25 photographs of music and film legends who inspire him.

Meet The Beatles! Iconic Early Work by Astrid Kirchherr

Rock Paper Photo | Posted 09.10.2013 | Arts
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Rock Paper Photo is excited to introduce The Astrid Kirchherr Early Beatles Collection, considered one of the most important photographic records of 20th century pop culture.

Floating Babies, What? The Story Behind Nirvana's "Nevermind" Cover Shoot

Rock Paper Photo | Posted 04.24.2013 | Arts
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Kirk completed the "Nevermind" assignment over three shoots on location in Southern California. Working at a public pool in Pasadena, he convinced friends to press their four-month-old boy into the service of rock n' roll.

Jimi Hendrix Between the Sheets: The Pleasures of a 1968 Hotel Shoot

Rock Paper Photo | Posted 02.08.2013 | Arts
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Photography, Fashion and Rock Are Having a Fabulous Moment

Courtney Cachet | Posted 11.14.2012 | Style
Courtney Cachet

It's been said a great photograph should capture the attitude, the soul and the mind of a great moment. It is that millisecond where the eye, the mind...

PHOTOS: Danny Masterson's Favorite Rock Stars

The Huffington Post | Eliza Fisher | Posted 06.27.2012 | Los Angeles

The Notorious B.I.G. is posing in front of the Twin Towers, and Bob Marley is jumping on a stage. Legendary musicians from years past are coming alive...