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Just Can't Get Enough: The Photography of Robert Alford

Billy Idol, 1984

Robert Alford

Shot during his second session with Billy Idol, this shot includes a background made of three layers of slashed paper and Mylar to create a layered backdrop effect – one of the first times Alford used a handmade backdrop in a photograph.
The Go-Go’s, 1984
The Clash, 1982
Prince, 1993
The Police, 1983
INXS, 1984
Iggy Pop, 1992
Billy Idol, 1984
Billy Gibbons of ZZ Top, 1981
•	Ben Orr of the Cars, 1978
The B-52’s, 1980