Heidi Klum and Kate Hudson are among those who remember Patrick Demarchelier


Heidi Klum and Kate Hudson are among the famous faces paying tribute to renowned photographer Patrick Demarchelier after his death at the age of 78.

Emarchelier has worked with many high profile figures including the late Diana, Princess of Wales who once described him as a “dream”.

Among those who have paid tribute to the Frenchman is German model Klum, who published a selection of magazine covers with photos of her taken by Demarchelier.

Klum, 48, accompanied the pictures with a brief caption: “RIP @patrickdemarchelier.”

US actress Hudson also posted several pictures of the late photographer with the caption: “Rest easy @patrickdemarchelier So many memories.

“I have had the pleasure of having Patrick take my picture on many occasions and have always thoroughly enjoyed him and his team. Sending lots of love to his family.”

News of Demarchelier’s death was announced by his representatives on Instagram on Thursday.

“It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Patrick Demarchelier on March 31, 2022 at the age of 78,” the post read.

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“He is survived by his wife Mia, his three sons Gustaf, Arthur, Victor and three grandchildren.”

During his extensive career, Demarchelier photographed a number of high profile celebrities including Beyonce, Jennifer Lopez and Madonna.

He also produced the cover for Vogue’s December 1991 issue, which featured Diana.

US fashion designer Marc Jacobs paid tribute to Demarchelier with a black and white photo of the photographer.

Jacobs, 58, wrote: “You have always been a pleasure to work with and play with. Posing in the studio, chatting in the Air France lounge and escorting you on your boat in St. Barth, you’ve always been the captain. Thank you for decades of conversation, laughter, art, fashion and beautiful blue skies.

“My heart goes out to Mia and her sons.

“Rest in peace dear Patrick.

“An all-time favorite Patrick Demarchelier photo for Harper’s Bazaar, 1993.”

Demarchelier has worked for a variety of top magazines including Harper’s Bazaar, Elle and Rolling Stone, as well as many high-end fashion brands.

He helped shoot ad campaigns for Dior, Chanel, Yves Saint Laurent, Tommy Hilfiger, and Carolina Herrera.

Models Claudia Schiffer and Emily Ratajkowski both shared pictures of Demarchelier and reminisced about working with him.

Schiffer, 51, wrote: “So sad to hear of the passing of @patrickdemarchelier. I will always remember our shoots together – I will miss his enthusiastic “bebe” and “brilliant” and the sophisticated elegance he always brought to his work. I really enjoyed working with him and have a lot of good memories.”

Ratajkowski, 30, captioned her post, “So honored to have worked with the legend and the most beautiful @patrickdemarchelier you will be missed.”

His skills in the industry even earned him a mention in the 2006 film Devil Wears Prada when he is wanted by fashion giant Miranda Priestly, played by Meryl Streep.

Other honors came from US designer Vera Wang and models such as Bella Hadid, Cindy Crawford and Hailey Bieber.

Wang said she was “deeply saddened” by the news and would “always appreciate” Demarchelier’s talent and kindness.

Sharing a picture from one of their last shoots together, she wrote: “We started our fashion journey together with a SHOPHOUND shoot for American Vogue where he met his wife Mia.

“I will always appreciate his talent, his kindness and our long history. So many sessions for Vogue, then advertising campaigns for the Vera Wang company.

“I’m sad to the core. I send my love to his wife and family. May he rest in peace forever.”

Model Bella Hadid said: “I am grateful that I was fortunate enough to be in front of your lens.

“The softest, the most legendary, soft but full of life. You will miss Patrick. Rest in peace. I will miss this day and you dear Patrick.”

Crawford shared pictures of himself taken by Demarchelier and said: “Rest in peace @patrickdemarchelier. Thank you for so many great memories and beautiful, timeless pictures.”

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