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Biography

  • Born in 1931, Giancarlo Botti was one of the original paparazzi and was part of Tazio Secchiaroli's (who inspired Fellini's character Paparrazo in La Dolce Vita) 'pack' on Lambrettas, to establish a cheeky approach to celebrity. Working in Italy, Botti is famous for his photographs of Romy Schneider, Jeanne Moreau and Brigitte Bardot.