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How Contemporary Photographers Have Been Influenced by the Past

Contemporary photographers have always been influenced by the generation before them, and it is perhaps most immediately seen in fashion photography. Miles Aldridge, whose work features in the Photographs sale in London on 19 May, is known for crossing boundaries in his often dark, but glamorous imagery. But on closer inspection the composition, lines and aesthetics have striking similarities to the work of Helmut Newton and Irving Penn. Click ahead to find out more.

19 May | London