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Born on this day… George Hurrell

‘It’s all so simple – no one believes me… you strike a pose, then you light it. Then you clown around and get some action in the expressions. 13 more words


Paul Muni, 1938

Paul Muni

Portrait for Juarez (1938)

Photo by George Hurrell


Past Imperfect - #379

Greta was feeling a bit blue, as she hadn’t seen her lover in days and she was beginning to suspect that their torrid relationship had run its course. 593 more words


Past Imperfect - #522

After a grueling twenty minutes of being on the film set with all the Little People, Joan retreats to her Personal Adoration Chamber for a few hours of reflection and self-worship… 20 more words


George Hurrell

Hurrell originally studied as a painter with no particular interest in photography. He first began to use photography only as a medium for recording his paintings. 553 more words


GEORGE HURRELL: The Ultimate Hollywood Portrait Photographer

The Ultimate Hollywood Portrait Photographer

By Bill Dobbins

In the 19030s, and 1940s there was no television and certainly no Internet.  Lots of people read magazines but almost everybody went to the movies.   945 more words