A dreadful email when waking up yesterday morning. Steve Hiett is dead! A few hours later, the confirmation by Julian Meijer his agent: Alas yes … 79 years old in the arms of Louise … cancer. Steve was a formidable fashion photographer, full of talent and creativity. He was also a great artistic director. But in fact, Steve had only one passion: music. Four years ago, we devoted a whole day to him: here it is! Jean-Jacques Naudet I remain convinced that if Steve Hiett’s foray into music fifty years ago had been a success, he wouldn’t have turned to photography....
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