Dmitri Kasterine

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Born in 1932, Dmitri Kasterine was educated at Radley College, Oxfordshire. He began his professional career as a photographer in 1961, working for publications such as Queen and The Daily Telegraph Magazine.

He had a long association with Stanley Kubrick taking stills on Dr Strangelove (1964), 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968) and A Clockwork Orange (1971).

In 1986, he left Britain to move to the United States, which he had first visited on an assignment to photograph Mick Jagger in Los Angeles for the Radio Times.

Newburgh: Portrait of a City was published in September 2012 by The Quantuck Lane Press, an affiliate of W.W. Norton & Co.

Dmitri Kasterine's personal photographic survey England and the English was published in 1981 by Worlds Work.

In 2000 Dmitri Kasterine directed and filmed a documentary on Anthony Bourdain as he moved from chef to best selling author and television celebrity. Please click here to see the trailer.

Dmitri Kasterine has photographed numerous cultural and leading figures of the 20th century including Cindy Sherman, Johnny Cash, Roald Dahl, Mick Jagger, David Hockney, Jean-Michel Basquiat and H.M. Queen Elizabeth II. His work was on display at the National Portrait Gallery in London during the winter 2010 and is part of their permanent collection. The Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery has recently acquired six of his portraits.


Mid Hudson Times: Beauty and Tragedy captures life in Newburgh, 2018

Upstate Diary: Dmitri Kasterine interviewed by Gerry Beckley, 2017

La Stampa: Arancia Meccanica, in Mostra, 2016

Il Post: Le foto dal set di Arancia Meccanica, 2016

GQ Italia: 45 anni di Arancia Meccanica, 2016

CBS News: Faces and places of Newburgh NY, 2015

Conscientious, Jörg M Colberg, Review: Newburgh by Dmitri Kasterine, 2013

Times Herald-Record: Portraits of Newburghers tell unique tales, 2012

NPR Picture Show: An Octogenarian's Opus—A Portrait Of Newburgh, N.Y, 2012

The Royal Photographic Society: Dmitri Kasterine and The Lady with Cat, 2012

Chronogram Magazine: Portfolio—Newburgh, 2012

The London Column: Trainspotters, Clapham Junction, 2012

WAMC's The Roundtable hosted by Joe Donahue: Photographer, Dmitri Kasterine, 2012

The London Column: Croquet, Hurlingham Club, 2011

The London Column: Man with Cigar, Putney, 2011

The London Column: Tailor, Putney, 2011

The London Column: Hailing a Cab, Mayfair, 2011

The London Column: Barrow Boy, World's End, 2011

Financial Times: New Shows, 2011

London Info, 2011

The Guardian: My Best Shot, 2010

Black and White Magazine: Dmitri Kasterine's Unconventional Portraits, 2010

Old Radleian: News & Notes, 2010

XLSemanal: Mis Gigantes Preferidos, 2010