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THE SHOOT: Matthew Rolston/Victoria Beckham

In the fourth post of an occasional series the Founder and Curator of the United Nations of Photography Grant Scott recounts his experiences working with some of the great photographers of the last century. Here he takes us behind the scenes of a shoot with photographer Matthew Rolston and Victoria Beckham in Paris. Every Haute Couture dress is hand…

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ARCHIVE VIDEO: Half Past Autumn: The Life and Works of Gordon Parks, 2000

Gordon Parks was an American photographer, musician, writer and film director. He is best remembered for his photographic essays for Life magazine and as the director of the 1971 film, Shaft. At the age of twenty-five, Parks was struck by photographs of migrant workers in a magazine and bought his first camera, a Voigtländer Brillant, for $12.50 at a Seattle, Washington, pawnshop. The…

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THE SHOOT: Jeanloup Sieff/Elle Macpherson

In the third post of an occasional series the Founder and Curator of the United Nations of Photography Grant Scott recounts his experiences working with some of the great photographers of the last century. Here he takes us behind the scenes of a shoot with photographer Jeanloup Sieff and Elle Macpherson in London. After many years of admiring…

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THE SHOOT: Matthew Rolston/Demi Moore

In this second post of an occasional series the Founder and Curator of the United Nations of Photography Grant Scott recounts his experiences working with some of the great photographers of the last century. Here he takes us behind the scenes of a shoot with photographer Matthew Rolston and Demi Moore in New York. The idea was…

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THE SHOOT: Corinne Day/Patsy Kensit

In this first post of an occasional series the Founder and Curator of the United Nations of Photography Grant Scott recounts his experiences working with some of the great photographers of the last century. Here he takes us behind the scenes of a shoot with photographer Corrine Day in London. I worked with Corinne Day…

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The UNP Photographer’s Ultimate Mixtape/Playlist

There was a time when I spent many hours creating mix tapes, now I spend even more time creating playlists so it seemed only natural to put some time aside to create a mixtape/playlist that provides a soundtrack for photographers and photography. So here it is the UNP Mixtape Volume 1! I’m sure you could…