Light, Not Shadow

Year of Jane Russell: Day 34

For the haystack session, Hurrell abandoned his trademark use of light with shadow. Still, many of the photos with Jane glaring at the camera maintained the drama usually found in the photographer’s work. During the shoot, he also allowed the 20-year-old Valley Girl behind the movie make-up to reveal herself, like in this portrait.

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