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Scarlet Page
Born Scarlet Lilith Eleida Page
(1971-03-24) 24 March 1971 (age 43)
London, England
Nationality British
Education Ross Halfin
Known for Photography
Notable work(s) Somebody Someday (2001)
Your Child (2007)

Scarlet Lilith Eleida Page (born 24 March 1971) is an English photographer. She is the daughter of Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page and Charlotte Martin, a French model.

Childhood[edit]

Born in London, England, Scarlet Page can be briefly seen in the 1976 Led Zeppelin movie The Song Remains the Same, during the closing moments of the "The Scarecrow" sequence with her mother Charlotte, which was filmed in Germany in October 1973. On 15 October 1974, Jimmy Page, Keith Richards, and Ian Stewart recorded an unreleased instrumental at Island Studios and named it "Scarlet', in her honour.[1] She grew up in England, and stayed at both Plumpton Place in East Sussex (1971–1979), and later the Old Mill House in Mill Lane, Berkshire, where she also learned to play the piano.[2] She was also a passenger in the car driven by Robert Plant's wife Maureen on the Greek island of Rhodes on 4 August 1975,[3] when their hired Austin Mini skidded off the road and collided with a tree. Page was uninjured.

Career[edit]

Page was a student of London's University of Westminster, graduating with a BA in Photography, Film and Video. Following an apprenticeship with noted photographer Ross Halfin, she was commissioned to photograph Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell, for rock music publication Raw in 1993.[4] Developing a documentary-style narrative, Page was adept to experiment within live portraiture of The Smashing Pumpkins and Beastie Boys during the 1994 Lollapolooza tour of North America. Page's first major album shoot came in 1995 with the commissioning of the critically acclaimed The Verve release A Northern Soul.[5] Since then, Page's work has been featured in music publications Q, Kerrang!, Blender, and Spin.

In June 1999, Page held a charity exhibition entitled Scream for Task Brazil and the ABC Trust.[6] Page's next major shoots involved projects with singer Robbie Williams, with his multi-platinum release Sing When You're Winning in 2000. Page provided the stills for the artwork, as well as content for William's 2001 tour photojournal Somebody Someday,[7] and the subsequent 2002 DVD Nobody Someday. In 2004, Page was appointed official photographer for UK band The Darkness.[4] Other artists Page has credits with include the Foo Fighters, The Black Crowes, The Rolling Stones, Stereophonics, Linkin Park, The Red Hot Chili Peppers, Placebo, and Gomez amongst others. Since its début in 2006, Page has contributed stills to The Album Chart Show on Channel 4.[4] On 10 September 2007, Page held an exhibition at the Royal Albert Hall entitled Your Child, which featured the lives of celebrities and their children,[8] followed up by contributions to the Visions of Dylan photographic exhibition on 1 October 2007 at The Hospital in Covent Garden, London.[9]

Page and her partner Tom Brown also became parents on 8 October 2007, with the birth of Martha Alice Brown;[10] their younger child is a son, Griffin. She married Tom Brown on 8 August 2009. MTV appointed her to chronicle the UK music scene throughout May 2008, with access to bands as part of their Spanking New Music Tour coverage.[11] In 2009, Page was commissioned by the veterinary charity PDSA for a calendar entitled Pet Pawtraits featuring celebrities with their pets.[12]

Filmography[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Rolling Stones database 1974". The Rolling Stones: The Complete Works. nzentgraf.de. 15 October 1974. Retrieved 27 March 2009. 
  2. ^ Case, George (2007). Jimmy Page: Magus, Musician, Man: An Unauthorized Biography (1st ed.). New York: Hal Leonard. p. 166. ISBN 978-1-4234-0407-1. 
  3. ^ Shadwick, Keith (2005). Led Zeppelin: The Story of a Band and Their Music 1968–1980 (1st ed.). San Francisco: Backbeat Books. p. 243. ISBN 0-87930-871-0. 
  4. ^ a b c "Biography". Scarlet Page. ScarletPage.com. 27 January 2004. Retrieved 27 March 2009. 
  5. ^ "The Verve: A Northern Soul". Verve Discography. musicsaves.org. 20 June 1995. Retrieved 27 March 2009. 
  6. ^ "Scream". In House Productions. inwoodhouseproductions.com. 27 June 1999. Retrieved 27 March 2009. 
  7. ^ Henry, Andrea (14 September 2001). "Fact and Fiction Books: Getting inside Robbie's pants. Robbie Williams bares his soul, and other body parts, on his 2001 European Tour". The Mirror (Trinity Mirror). Retrieved 28 March 2009. 
  8. ^ Dugan, Emily (11 September 2007). "Sons and Daughters: A new page in the history of rock". The Independent (Independent News & Media). Retrieved 28 March 2009. 
  9. ^ "Bob Dylan: Visions of Dylan". Columbia Records UK: News. Columbia Records. 1 October 2007. Retrieved 27 March 2009. 
  10. ^ "Achilles Last Stand: News 2007". Achilles Last Stand. Achilles Last Stand. 9 October 2007. Retrieved 27 March 2009. 
  11. ^ Mugan, Chris (23 May 2008). "Shots from the hip: Scarlet Page reveals the secrets of rock'n'roll photography". The Independent (Independent News & Media). Retrieved 28 March 2009. 
  12. ^ "Pet Pawtraits Launched". PetHealthCare. PetHealthCare. 27 August 2008. Retrieved 27 March 2009. 

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Ham&High

Ham&High
Wed, 09 Jul 2014 23:05:40 -0700

As the daughter of one of the most influential guitarists to ever grace these shores, Scarlet Page is aware that when she became a photographer, certain doors would open themselves more readily to her in the entertainment world.

Iltalehti

Iltalehti
Tue, 18 Nov 2014 21:58:47 -0800

Perhe: Seurusteli ranskalaisen mallin Charlotte Martinin kanssa 1970-1983, parilla 43-vuotias tytär Scarlet Page. Oli naimisissa malli Patricia Eckerin kanssa 1986-1995, parilla 26-vuotias poika James. Avioliitossa brasilialaisen Jimena Gómez-Paratchan ...

Radio.com News

Radio.com News
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:11:15 -0700

How long did it take you to get sick of hearing the James Blunt monster 2005 hit, “You're Beautiful”? 100 times? 1000? Well, a lot of us got sick of it eventually, and it turns out that includes the artist that created the song, Mr. Blunt himself. “[It ...
 
Süddeutsche.de
Mon, 21 Jul 2014 03:10:00 -0700

Scarlet Page, die Tochter von Jimmy Page, hat berühmte Gitarristen wie ihren Vater porträtiert. Entstanden sind Aufnahmen, in denen die Musiker innehalten. Ihre bekanntesten Songs und Soli verraten wir trotzdem. Von Carolin Gasteiger. Carolin Gasteiger.
 
Telegraph.co.uk
Mon, 07 Jul 2014 09:32:44 -0700

Scarlet Page, the photographer and daughter of Led Zeppelin's Jimmy Page, has created a series of portraits of world-famous guitarists, to raise money for the charity Teenage Cancer Trust. The exhibition, Resonators, includes photographs of a number of ...

Boston Globe

Boston Globe
Sun, 14 Sep 2014 20:56:15 -0700

In 1989, when the English rock band King Crimson released a so-called “Definitive Edition” of its 1971 album, “Islands,” a hidden track that closed the original LP was omitted through an engineer's error. The change was slight, but a hue and cry went ...

Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.uk
Wed, 03 Sep 2014 07:39:21 -0700

... Beautiful singer will play the Top of the Mountain concert in Ischgl, Austria, to mark the start of the 2014/15 winter season. James Blunt will perform songs from his latest album, Moon Landing, at Ischgl ski resort in November Photo: James Blunt ...

Canoë

Canoë
Wed, 26 Mar 2014 07:26:15 -0700

La fille de Jimmy Page va exposer ses photos de légendes du rock tels que son père, mais aussi de Slash et Brian May. L'exposition Resonators de Scarlet Page, qui se tient au Royal Albert Hall de Londres depuis lundi, comporte aussi des portraits de ...
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