David Hamilton 15 April — 25 November was a British photographer and film director best known for his photography of young women and girls, mostly in the nude. It was not created that way. In October , French presenter Flavie Flament accused him of raping her in , when she was 13 years old. In November , French magazine L'Obs published anonymous accounts from three other former models claiming to have been raped by Hamilton. Hamilton issued a statement threatening legal action against his accusers and affirmed that he did not do anything wrong. On 25 November , he was found dead in his Paris apartment by apparent suicide. Hamilton was born in and grew up in London.
David Hamilton stands in front of one of his photographs taken during the late s at a exhibition. A British photographer known for his soft-focus portraits of teenage girls has been found dead aged Mr Hamilton, who lived alone in the French capital, was found in 'an asphyxiated state' by emergency workers on Thursday evening.
Post a Comment. David Hamilton — was a British photographer, who grew up in London. His schooling was interrupted by World War II. As an evacuee, he spent some time in the countryside of Dorset, which inspired his work.