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Full name: Bernard of Hollywood
|Bruno Bernard, professionelly known as Bernard of Hollywood, was a superlative
glamour photographer of Holywood's golden era. He was called the "king of
Hollywood glamour", the "Discoverer" of Marilyn Monroe, and the
"Vargas of photography".|
He fled Hitler´s Germany in 1937 with a degree in criminal law, but turned to photography. His first studio, opened 1942 on the Sunset strip became a hollywood landmark. Branches in Las Vegas and Palm Springs followed. In 1984 he was the first still photographer honored by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and sciences, for his photographs of such legends as Clark Gable, John Wayne, Marilyn Monroe, Sophia Loren etc.. His work was also shown in New York's MoMA and in the International Center of Photography. His photographs were published in hundreds of magazines and in several books.
Bruno Bernard better known under his artist name Bernard of Hollywood, was
one the largest glamour photographers in the golden age Hollywoods. He was called
the "Discoverer" of Marilyn Monroe. Its conception of the perfect
model was the "natural, normal American girl".
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