As he opens a new exhibition in Paris, and unveils new work in the pages of i-D, we sit down with the inimitable Swiss photographer to talk about a career spent capturing youth, and why photography is all about being able to see beautiful things.
Phoebe Ann Oakley Mozee (1860-1926). Annie Oakley went into servitude at age 6 because her mother was too poor to keep her at home. She met physical & mental abuse to earn her keep. By 16, her shooting skills were used to earn money to support her widowed mother and siblings and the rest is history. Annie Oakley, 1922, with a gun Buffalo Bill gave her.