Rare and unseen Helmut Newton collection opens in London

Rare and unseen Helmut Newton collection opens in London
‘Elsa Peretti in Bunny Costume’ by Helmut Newton

A collection of rare and unseen photographs from the archives of Helmut Newton have gone on display in London, featuring images of iconic figures such as David Bowie and Karl Lagerfeld. 

The Vanity collection at Box Galleries, Chelsea, shows 13 framed, vintage silver gelatin prints taken from 1967 to 1984 together for the first time, with an exhibition price range of £1,650 to £5,050. 

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James Artaius

The editor of Digital Camera World, James has 21 years experience as a journalist and started working in the photographic industry in 2014 (as an assistant to Damian McGillicuddy, who succeeded David Bailey as Principal Photographer for Olympus). In this time he shot for clients like Aston Martin Racing, Elinchrom and L'Oréal, in addition to shooting campaigns and product testing for Olympus, and providing training for professionals. This has led him to being a go-to expert for camera and lens reviews, photo and lighting tutorials, as well as industry news, rumors and analysis for publications like Digital Camera MagazinePhotoPlus: The Canon MagazineN-Photo: The Nikon MagazineDigital Photographer and Professional Imagemaker, as well as hosting workshops and talks at The Photography Show. He also serves as a judge for the Red Bull Illume Photo Contest. An Olympus and Canon shooter, he has a wealth of knowledge on cameras of all makes – and a fondness for vintage lenses and instant cameras.