May 23, 2012
(ca. 1958) is a French celebrity and film photographer residing in New York City. In May 2009, she published a collection “Lacombe anima/persona” with her photographs covering her work from 1975-2008. She widely published in magazines, including the Vanity Fair, Glamour, The New Yorker, GQ, the New York Magazine and The New York Times Magazine. Lacombe started working at 17 when she went to the 1975 Cannes Film Festival. She worked on the movies of Sam Mendes, David Mamet, Martin Scorsese, and others. In recent years she made a number of photographs of politicians, including Hillary Clinton and President Barack Obama. (via
Apr 30, 2012
does not have a whole lot of images on her site right now, but her Fabric
series are an absolute feast for the eyes and I want more. She says, " I was thinking a lot about the hijab when I did this work; to me it's a study of modesty, morality, beauty and sometimes entrapment. " Check it out guys.