Obituary: Pete Turner, Master of Color Photography, 83

September 19, 2017

© Pete Turner/courtesy of Pete Turner Studio

"Giraffe," by Pete Turner, 1964. The Metropolitan Museum of Art acquired the image in 1967.

Photographer Pete Turner, who created richly colored imagery for National Geographic, Look, Sports Illustrated, Esquire, Seagrams, AT&T, United and other clients, died September 18 at his home on Long Island, New York, according to his wife, Reine Turner. He was 83. The recipient of more than 300 awards from advertising and design associations, Turner was given the Outstanding Achievement in...

To read the full story login, purchase 2-day access or subscribe.