Eve Arnold
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Friend of Eve Arnold recalls her friendship with Marilyn

Renowned American photojournalist Eve Arnold has died aged 99 at a nursing home in London.

She captured images ranging from migrant labourers and Cuban fishermen to celebrities and political figures, but it was her iconic shots of Marilyn Monroe that made her famous around the world.

Photographer Elliot Erwin worked with her at Magnum Pictures and told Radio 5 live Up All Night how he came to know her.

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Up All Night broadcasts daily 0100 to 0400 on Radio 5 live.

  • 06 Jan 2012