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PostSubject: Happy 78th Birthday, Photographer Bill Silano!   Fri Mar 26, 2010 3:52 pm

Famed photographer Bill Silano was born in 1932. He will turn 78 on Sunday, March 28th:
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He grew up on Long Island and served in the Armed Forces during the Korean War.

Silano studied under the legendary Harper’s Bazaar magazine Art Director Alexey Brodovitch.

Throughout his career, Silano photographed for all of the top fashion magazines of the time, including American Harper’s Bazaar, French Vogue, Italian Vogue, English Vogue, French Elle, Glamour, Mademoiselle and Town and Country. Bill elevated fashion photography to new heights with his incredible and unmatched use of color and composition:

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Ulla Andersson
August 21, 1964 Elle Magazine
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Cynthia Korman
October 1967 Harper's Bazaar Magazine
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Cynthia Korman
November 1967 Harper's Bazaar Magazine

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Heide Wiedeck
November 1967 Harper's Bazaar Magazine
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Cynthia Korman
January 1968 Harper's Bazaar Magazine

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Berkley Johnson
July 1968 Harper's Bazaar Magazine
http://www.minimadmod60s.com/gallery2/main.php?g2_itemId=2346

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Lauren Hutton
January 1969 Harper's Bazaar Magazine
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Joyce Ingalls, Mona Grant & Joan Thompson
1970 Clairol Ad
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Bill currently lives in Bridgehampton, New York, and has been mentoring up-and-coming photographer Christian Di Lalla:

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Happy Birthday, Bill Silano!

Susan Camp
Senior Editor & Archivist


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PostSubject: Bill Silano   Wed May 26, 2010 5:12 pm

A Happy Birthday to Bill Silano, this year, on your 78th. We had some crazy times working in 69-70. This is your old assistant...Charlie Marinaro. I have gone on to theatrical and horticultural photography, thanks to all your good tutelage. Do so hope you're well and active.
All the best,
Charlie
marinaro2@verizon.net
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