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Natkin: The Moment of Truth Gallery and Book Signing

  By Trope Publishing Co

The Trope team was pleased to celebrate the launch of legendary music photographer Paul Natkin’s new book, The Moment of Truth, with a talk, book signing, and gallery show on...

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Behind the Shot
Behind the Shot: Taro Moberly

Behind the Shot: Taro Moberly

Taro Moberly, a street and travel photographer based in Kyoto, Japan, shines a light on the stories behind some of his most famous shots for Trope’s Behind the Shot series.

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Behind the Shot: David Bowie

Behind the Shot: David Bowie

(David Bowie) used to hold that skull every night, but there were never any photographers around because they had all gone.

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Behind the Shot: ZZ Top

Behind the Shot: ZZ Top

They’re three really hilarious characters, and they’re known for their beards. I was doing a cover shoot for a magazine, and there was a scissors laying on the table.

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Behind the Shot: Joan Jett

Behind the Shot: Joan Jett

It's really hard to look at a picture of Joan Jett playing in a heavy metal band dressed in spandex with spiked out hair and know what the story...

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Behind the Shot: Motörhead

Behind the Shot: Motörhead

Their publicist suggested I pick them up and take them somewhere to do a photoshoot with them. So they all got in my car and said, “Let’s go and...

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Behind the Shot: Axl & Mick

Behind the Shot: Axl & Mick

Paul Natkin, Chicago’s foremost music photographer, shines a light on the stories behind some of his most famous shots for Trope’s Behind The Shot series. ...

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