MILAN — When Tomas Meier, Bottega Veneta’s creative director, was planning the company’s fall ad campaign, he knew what he didn’t want — the ubiquitous fashion photographer.
"At first, we approached Irving Penn, but he kindly told us that at this point in his life, he didn’t want to do any more commercials. So I decided to bring someone unknown to the house," said Meier. The company eventually chose Robin Broadbent, a New York-based British photographer who specializes in still-life beauty.
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