Helmut Newton – one of the greatest photographers of the twentieth century. He has long since become a recognized classic photos. Unsurpassed master of the erotic genre once uttered the phrase that has become a textbook: “Sex sells”.
Newton’s style was considered highly erotic. He often created very stylized scenes (sometimes with sado-masochistic and fetishistic subtexts). he continued to shoot both traditional fashion as well as a number of pictorials for Playboy magazine.
We offer you a selection of the most iconic and famous photos of Newton.
My job as a portrait photographer is to seduce, amuse and entertain. – Helmut Newton
My third book ‘Private Collection’ was published to break a contract with a publisher. I decided I didn’t want him, so I did a book with a very small circulation. Only 10,000 were printed. It broke the contract and the publisher. – Helmut Newton