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Artists of the moment…….photographer Slim Aarons

Photographer Slim Aarons was born in New York City in the year 1916. Aaron was renowned for his images of the jet setting and celebrity lifestyle. Many images concentrate on having fun at the pool.

His birth name was George Allen Aarons.

After high school he joined the army as it was the time of World War 2. This was the beginning of his lifelong journey with photography.

In this clip we view his most famous work, Kings of Hollywood. You might recognize Clark Gable and Jimmy Stewart:

Slim Aarons was renowned for his images of the good life and poolside parties. In this clip we view the artist at his best with his subject of leisure activities!:

Aarons loved to make spontaneous decisions such and never used a make up artist and preferred to shoot with natural light.

Slim Aarons passed away in 2006.

price range information: Works range from $500 to $8,000.

I love the pool side compositions of this artist. Another photographer who captures the beach scene with great skill is the photographer Massimo Vitali.