David Hamilton

UK photographer David Hamilton kills himself after sex scandal

David Hamilton, a British photographer best known for nude images of underage girls, has died at the age of 83.

His body was found at his home in Paris on Friday evening.

Some media reports suggest he killed himself. Hamilton had recently denied accusations that he had in the past raped some of his teenage models.

Born in London in 1933, he made his name in the 1960s with soft-focus pictures of young girls, often nude, published by major magazines.

Hamilton moved to France after World War Two, and lived the for the rest of his life.

 

Source: BBC