Became the official photographer of Princess Diana after he first photographed her in 1989. He later became the first non-Briton to photograph the British Royal Family.
Received his first camera at age seventeen.
Was the leading photographer for Harper's Bazaar (USA) from 1992 through 2004.
Photographed the controversial "Rolling Stone" magazine cover (September 1993) of Janet Jackson where she appeared topless except for the hands of then husband Rene Elizondo who had 'hand-cupped' her breasts for the shot.
One of the world's top fashion photographers.