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Helmut Newton fled increasing Nazi oppression in Germany inshortly after Kristallnacht, and worked in Singapore and Australia during World War II, serving in the Australian army for several years.
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In Paris, he began working for French Vogue, and later Playboy, Elle, and other publications during the s and s as his reputation grew, travelling frequently throughout the world on asments.
He continued to travel later in life, dividing his time between his homes in Monte Carlo and Los Angeles. He first achieved international fame in the s while working principally for French Vogue, and his celebrity and influence grew over the decades.
Helmut Newton preferred to shoot in streets or interiors, rather than studios. Controversial scenarios, bold lighting, and striking compositions came to form his ature look.
In Helmut Newton was awarded the Grand Prix national de la photographie. Princess Caroline of Monaco.
Working and living in close companionship with his wife until his death at 83, his images remain as distinctive, seductive and original as. Inhe died in a car crash in Los Angeles, at 84 years old.