Frank Habicht takes us back to London in the 1960s. Born in Hamburg, Germany, in 1938, in the 1950s Habicht was sent to study in London. Further studies at the Hamburg School of Photography in 1962 put him on the path to a career as a photographer.
He contributed to magazines such as Camera Magazine, Spigelreflex Praxis, Twen, Jasmin, Esquire, Hoer Zu, Die Welt and the Sunday Times; took pictures on the set of films by Bryan Forbes, Roman Polanski and Jules Dassin; was the house photographer for London’s Playboy Club in London; and a freelance photographer for the BBC music hits show Top of the Pops.
All image are from the book As it Was, which is available here.
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