Background History of the Photograph
This is a photograph of Red Hot Chili Peppers frontman, Anthony Kiedis. This photograph is famous, along with many others, because it has a lot of depth and emotion to it. While photographing people, Anton Corbijn main goal is to try and show the person's true personality.
This particulary photograph was an action shot of Anthony Kiedis taken in 2003, while the Red Hot Chili Peppers were on their "By The Way" tour. Anton Corbijn had visited the band on June 2nd, while the band was in West Palm Beach Florida. He had been sent to Florida to get a few photographs of the bands playing at the "On the Road" tour, and happened to run into Kiedis.