The firm manufactured huge shop counters made entirely by hand. Often controversial, the images evoke an effect of dreaminess through soft focus and varied grain. What I found also troubling is the statement by another of his models that he used her and other models to recruit other young women. In response, Glenn Holland, Hamilton's spokesman, said: Whatever else he was, David Hamilton was an artist, in the sense that he developed techniques to produce images which many people appreciate. In OctoberFrench presenter Flavie Flament accused him of raping her inwhen she was 13 years old.
Eduardo Cervantes - November 30, If Hamilton was guilty of these crimes, the missing parents were accesories.
The Suicide of David Hamilton and the Debate Over Child Nudity in Portraiture
He would have been among the first to encourage and support them, assuming they made the effort to learn something of the history of photography and its great principles. She would undress and wash herself in front of the window with a total lack of concern. David Hamilton British, — Hamilton immediately defended himself by stating:. For me and many others, these two were the epitome of feminine beauty. Nathan Joseph Dodson - November 30, There are things that supercede art and "being a rebel", the innocence and protection of children will always be one of those things in my mind. The girl was playing on the beach with her younger sister, and immediately I noted the long line of her legs, the delicate structure of her body, and most especially, her feline face, the cat-like eyes with the heavy upper lids.