Art & Culture / Photography

The trailblazing photographer who captured Britain’s first supermodel

Get to know Elsbeth Juda.

The late photographer, Elsbeth Juda, was a pioneer of modern fashion photography: a Jewish immigrant who brought a new artistic vision to Britain from Germany. Despite a successful commercial career spanning 45 years, Juda had no major exhibition until she was 98. Finally a long anticipated retrospective of Juda’s work is currently show at the Jewish Museum in London. From capturing Britain’s first supermodel in the 1950s, high-drama imagery for cutting-edge magazine Ambassador to collaborating with the most famous faces in the art world, step inside Elsbeth Juda’s gritty and glamourous world…

8 May 2019