Hollywood portraits

Classic shots and how to take them

Hollywood portraits: classic shots and how to take them by Roger Hicks and Christopher Nisperos

Inspirational book by Roger Hicks and Christopher Nisperos with detailed directions on how to set up, light, and shoot each photograph.

The definitive guide to recreating the classic Hollywood-style portrait, using influences and techniques from the golden age of cinema.

An in-depth analysis of 50 portraits of stars such as Elvis Presley, Marlene Dietrich, Clark Gable and Marilyn Monroe enables readers to create classic Hollywood-style portraits of their own.

Over 100 classic black & white portraits from the Kobal Collection—the world's leading archive of cinema stills and film portraits.

Includes sections on equipment, processing, lighting, and modern-day equivalents, plus a decade-by-decade gallery featuring vintage portraits of the stars.