Many of us know Bryan Adams from his very successful music career, but most probably don’t realize he’s also an extremely accomplished photographer. The Canadian singer has been commissioned not only for big brand advertising campaigns, but also by high profile magazines the likes of British Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, and Esquire. Adams is particularly known for snapping portraits of famous faces including Mick Jagger, Sir Ben Kingsley, Lindsay Lohan and more. Click here to see some of his photos.
Who knew that the Encino Man himself had a penchant for photography? Fraser is known for his interest in lo-fi photography, and camera models such as the classic Polaroid and Holga. His focus seems to be on great faces and places — often in black and white, or sepia tones. View some of his photos here.
A world famous supermodel, Helena Christensen has also been making a name for herself in the photography world. Her specialties include portraiture as well as photojournalism. Her list of famous clients is certainly impressive — she’s snapped portraits of celebrities like Bono, Marianne Faithful, and Michael Stipe. Christensen’s also dabbled in photography depicting environmental as well as humanitarian issues. See some of her work here.
This award-winning actor took an interest in photography back when he was in high school. Bridges began snapping some behind-the-scenes photos on his various film sets, starting with John Carpenter’s “Starman” back in 1980. Since then, he’s continued shooting on set with his beloved Widelux F8 camera. Check some of his work out here.
Best known for her role in the modelling industry, this top model also has a flair for fashion and beauty photography. Focusing mostly on portrait photography, she certainly has a knack for impressive lighting and composition. After years of being the subject behind the camera, it seems only natural that she picked the trade up so easily. See some of her work here.
Aside from being a Hollywood heartthrob, the actor also has a big interest in retro style photography. In 2008, Pitt was commissioned by W magazine to capture some photos of his famous girlfriend Angelina Jolie. His camera of choice? A Kodak Tech Pan, which uses film that hasn’t been produced for years now. View some of Pitt’s work here.