Benson was warmly welcomed into The Beatles’ inner sanctum, resulting in some of the most intimate photographs ever taken of the band, then on the cusp of world domination. In Paris, he took the famous photograph of the Fab Four having a pillow fight at the George V Hotel
A gallery of Ringo Starr’s images during the sixties. He joined the Beatles in August 1962, taking the place of Pete Best. In addition to his drumming, Starr is featured on lead vocals on a number of successful Beatles songs
The Beatles’ First Concert in the US, February 1964 Washington, DC in the photos of Rowland Scherman.
The Beatles’ first visit to the US came in early 1964 at a time of great popularity in Britain. On 11 February 1964, the Beatles’ first US concert took place, at Washington Coliseum, a sports arena in Washington, D.C
Henry Grossman shot the Beatles extensively between 1964 and 1968. Henry, only a few years older than the Beatles themselves, developed an immediate rapport with the group. He covered their initial appearance on the Ed Sullivan Show and the movie locations of “Help”