FILE PHOTO: Singer Bryan Adams performs through the closing ceremony for the Invictus Video games in Toronto, Ontario, Canada September 30, 2017. REUTERS/Mark Blinch/File Photograph
June 8, 2021
LONDON (Reuters) – Canadian rocker and photographer Bryan Adams will shoot the 2022 Pirelli calendar, the Italian tyre maker stated on Tuesday.
“I’m proud to have been chosen because the photographer of the Pirelli Calendar 2022. Combining pictures and music for ‘The Cal’ could be very thrilling and it’ll in fact characteristic some extraordinary individuals,” Adams stated in an announcement.
The 61-year-old stated he would start capturing in just a few weeks. On his Twitter web page, he stated additional particulars can be introduced in coming months.
Adams is finest recognized for songs like “Summer time of ’69”, “Heaven” and chart-topping ballad “(Every little thing I Do) I Do It for You”, which featured on the soundtrack of 1991 movie “Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves”.
As a photographer, he has snapped photos of celebrities together with actor Mads Mikkelsen, rocker Mick Jagger, mannequin Naomi Campbell in addition to Britain’s Queen Elizabeth. He has additionally revealed books of his photographs, together with one on injured British troopers.
First revealed within the Nineteen Sixties, the Pirelli calendar has a restricted run and is normally gifted to the corporate’s purchasers. Lately, it has moved away from that includes photographs of scantily-dressed fashions to extra inventive themes, that includes numerous celebrities.
The 2021 version was suspended because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
(Reporting by Marie-Louise Gumuchian; Enhancing by Alexandra Hudson)