Slim Aarons

Aarins shot Truman Capote throughout the writer's lifetime. Here he is in his 30s, smoking in his Brooklyn Heights apartment. Photo: Capote at Home, 1958, C-Print available through Photographers Gallery.
Writer and broadcaster Lowell Thomas was best known for his coverage of Captain T.E. Lawrence that led to the mythology surrounding "Lawrence of Arabia." A painting of Lawrence hangs on the wall behind him. Photo: Lowell Thomas, 1982, via Photographers Gallery.
Another photo of Truman Capote, this time at age 46 in Palm Springs with his dog. Photo: Truman Capote, 1970 via Photographers Gallery.