World-famous fashion photographer Dewey Nicks releases his never-before-seen Polaroids of the world’s most beautiful women, including Cindy Crawford, Patricia Arquette and Natalie Portman
- Shooting for magazines like Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, W and Vanity Fair , photographer Dewey Nicks has moved between celebrity, fashion and advertising work
- This year Nicks unearthed a forgotten box filled with thousands of Polaroids from his nineties photo sessions
- Enigmatic snapshots of woman posed and unposed, primed for the camera or caught unaware—these Polaroids reveal the comfort and ease between Nicks and his subjects.
- The resulting volume, Polaroids of Women, contains just over 100 of their favorite images from the collection and features an insightful forward by the renowned designer and preservationist Brad Dunning
A world-renowned photographer has issued a stunning collection of images of some of the most beautiful women which he captured during his nineties heyday.
Shooting for magazines like Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, W and Vanity Fair through the nineties, photographer Dewey Nicks created images of iconic women including Cindy Crawford, Natalie Portman, Sofia Coppola, Patricia Arquette, and Cher.
Nicks recently found a forgotten box buried deep in his archive with thousands of Polaroids from his photo sessions, now collected in the book Dewey Nicks: Polaroids of Women.
The one-of-a-kind favorites saved from hundreds of shoots, both private and assigned, offer an intimate portrait into Nicks’ life, friends and work.
Nicks was so taken with this time capsule of images that he immediately shared them with his frequent collaborator, book designer and publisher Tom Adler, and this beautifully produced book was born.
Dewey Nicks studied photography at the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, and has been working as a professional fashion and commercial photographer since 1986.
Russian model Kristina Semenovskaia performs a backflip beside a pool in Bel Air and was caught unawares by Dewey Nicks
American model Cindy Crawford poses Dewey Nicks in between a beach shoot in Pasadena and is wearing a bikini
Actress Patricia Arquette gazes pensively at Dewey Nicks in between takes on the set of True Romance in 1993
A young Natalie Portman pictured at an apartment located on the Upper East Side in a striking paisley print dress
American model Kristen McMenamy, known for her androgynous appearance, is handed a cigarette by Dewey Nicks
Croatian fashion model Ruza Madarevic is seen holding a cupcake in a sultry and provocative image taken at Wexler Steel House
American actress Jenna Elfman is pictured having fun while riding a small motorcycle on the set of a movie in the nineties
Irish designer and fashion model Jasmine Guinness gazes pensively at an unknown location in California taken in 1993