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    Cecil Beaton’s rare war photography – in pictures
Though he’s known for celebrity portraits, Beaton was one of the most prolific photographers of life during the second world war, taking over 7,000 pictures between 1940-45 in Britain as well as China and Africa. Featuring everything from blitz bomb damage to smoking soldiers, here’s a selection of Beaton’s rare war images.

    Cecil Beaton’s rare war photography – in pictures

    Though he’s known for celebrity portraits, Beaton was one of the most prolific photographers of life during the second world war, taking over 7,000 pictures between 1940-45 in Britain as well as China and Africa. Featuring everything from blitz bomb damage to smoking soldiers, here’s a selection of Beaton’s rare war images.

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