Seven Famous Photographers Who Used Polaroids

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Imogen + Hermiane Pembroke Studios, London 30th July 1982 (David Hockney, Composite Polaroid 31 1/2” x 24 1/2”, © David Hockney)

Maripol, Untitled (1983)

French fashion designer, stylist and photographer Maripol is credited with styling Madonna during her first two albums, Madonna and Like A Virgin–the period of time when the bracelet-laden Material Girl became a fashion icon. In this 1983 shot, Maripol captures Madonna at Danceteria, a New York City nightclub, prior to the release of her breakthrough album Like A Virgin (1984).

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