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Cornel Lucas

 (1920 - 2012)
Cornel Lucas was active/lived in England.  Cornel Lucas is known for celebrity portrait photography.

Biography   Cornel Lucas

Following is The New York Times obituary of Cornel Lucas.

Cornel Lucas, Photographer Whose Portraits Defined Film Stars, Dies at 92
Published: November 18, 2012

Cornel Lucas, a British portrait photographer who created defining images of Brigitte Bardot, Katharine Hepburn, Gregory Peck and a host of other celebrities during the 1950s and '60s, when publicity photos were the lifeblood of the star-making process, died on Nov. 8 in London. He was 92.

His death was confirmed by his son, Linus.

Considered a master of lighting and the 10 by 12 plate camera, Mr. Lucas also took publicity photos of David Niven, Stewart Granger, Joan Collins, Leslie Caron, Dirk Bogarde, Cyd Charisse and Lauren   ...  Displaying 750 of 4315 characters.

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