How Michael Jang photographed the most glamorous celebrities of 1970s Beverly Hills

Michael Jang recounts how he began photographing star-studded events at the exclusive Beverly Hilton hotel in 1973, when he was twenty-two years old. He explains how a little resolve (and a fake press pass) allowed him to capture behind-the-scenes images of celebrities from Frank Sinatra to Jack Benny, Ronald Reagan, and David Bowie.

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