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John Wayne's son Ethan Wayne with friend
Clint Eastwood in bed. North Hollywood, CA (1958)

John R Hamilton: Hollywood Cool is a Celebration of his Life through his Photography

John R Hamilton is a renowned photographer, known for his snaps of celebrities such as Clint Eastwood and John Wayne. Hamilton, who passed exactly 18 years ago, began his career as a magazine photographer and segued into movie and celebrity photography in 1956, shooting on the set of the John Ford classic western The Searchers, which starred Wayne. Hamilton continued taking photographs on the sets of some 77 films, including

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The John R. Hamilton Archive Opening Exhibit

The Morrison Hotel Gallery (photo via) will be unveiling John R. Hamilton’s portraits of Hollywood’s leading movie starts and musicians. The opening reception will happen on the 12th, and will be open to the public from February 13-Feb 23.