The Royal Forums Coat of Arms


Join The Royal Forums Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
  #1  
Old 05-22-2003, 01:55 PM
Commoner
 
Join Date: Apr 2003
Posts: 23
Official Photographs

I was looking at photos from Christmas of the Norwegian royal family and it got me to thinking about the snapshot-like "semi-official" photographs coming from the Norwegians and the Danish in particular. They're not always terrible, but the British and the Swedish families, for instance, seem to have a better handle on consistently good pictures.

At holidays and weddings it appears that Norwegian/Danish family members are arranged haphazardly in the corner of a room without much regard to composition, shadow or anything else. The shots are charming in their candid quality, but it almost looks like they're going to the prom or something and mom took the picture with her Nikon. Very amateur feel. Am I the only one who thinks hiring a first-rate photog like Mario Testino would do wonders for official(ish) photographs? Or maybe I'm being overly critical (which I will preemptively blame on my Los Angeles provenance).
__________________

__________________
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 02-23-2005, 11:25 AM
Vicky.arg
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Mary and Frederick

Maxima, Willem-Alexander, Beatrix and Catharina-Amalia from her first birthday
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	2656606_maryweb.jpg
Views:	474
Size:	9.1 KB
ID:	104091   Click image for larger version

Name:	amalia1jaar%20(club).jpg
Views:	476
Size:	45.7 KB
ID:	104092  
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 02-24-2005, 09:18 PM
Courtier
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Location: Toronto, Canada
Posts: 705
Quote:
Originally Posted by Vicky.arg
Mary and Frederick

This isn't an official photograph of Frederik and Mary. It's a photograph of them taken for a photo shoot, not one released by the royal court.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 02-25-2005, 02:08 AM
Josefine's Avatar
Majesty
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: , Sweden
Posts: 9,138
the latest official photo must be frederik in uniform and mary in the red dress standing infron of the mirror

but what about the rest of the royal family of denmark
alexandra joachim the queen and the prince


but the photo posted of the dutch royal family must be the last official photo taken

photos from http://www.kongehuset.dk/
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	org.jpg
Views:	278
Size:	43.2 KB
ID:	98397   Click image for larger version

Name:	org1.jpg
Views:	438
Size:	44.0 KB
ID:	98398   Click image for larger version

Name:	org.jpg
Views:	197
Size:	79.0 KB
ID:	203306   Click image for larger version

Name:	org.jpg
Views:	317
Size:	64.5 KB
ID:	203307  

Click image for larger version

Name:	org.jpg
Views:	207
Size:	43.2 KB
ID:	203308   Click image for larger version

Name:	org.jpg
Views:	397
Size:	18.8 KB
ID:	203309  
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 02-25-2005, 02:24 AM
Josefine's Avatar
Majesty
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: , Sweden
Posts: 9,138
but if you mean official photo in grand gala

these would be the once

photos from http://www.royalcourt.se

the last photo http://www.sweden.se
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	HMKuniform042.jpg
Views:	208
Size:	85.8 KB
ID:	98391   Click image for larger version

Name:	hmdgalawebbstor.jpg
Views:	389
Size:	74.0 KB
ID:	98392   Click image for larger version

Name:	HKH-Kronprinsessanwebbstor.jpg
Views:	449
Size:	55.6 KB
ID:	98393   Click image for larger version

Name:	HKH-Prins-Carl-Philipwebbst.jpg
Views:	310
Size:	49.4 KB
ID:	98394  

Click image for larger version

Name:	PrMadweb2.jpg
Views:	450
Size:	63.9 KB
ID:	98395   Click image for larger version

Name:	SI_FS108d_kungdrottning_hel.jpg
Views:	387
Size:	25.5 KB
ID:	203445  
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 03-07-2005, 06:47 AM
Josefine's Avatar
Majesty
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: , Sweden
Posts: 9,138
from the webbpage www.kongehuset.no
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	n_forsidebilde.jpg
Views:	270
Size:	45.2 KB
ID:	203310   Click image for larger version

Name:	kongen2_dzl0KAn2.jpg
Views:	134
Size:	11.3 KB
ID:	203311   Click image for larger version

Name:	dronningen_uZJGCeen.jpg
Views:	171
Size:	8.1 KB
ID:	203312  
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 03-07-2005, 06:58 AM
HMQueenElizabethII's Avatar
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: Ryde, Australia
Posts: 3,783
This is one of an official phto of Her Majesty:
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	queenofficialphoto.jpg
Views:	270
Size:	34.0 KB
ID:	103968  
__________________
"God save our Gracious Queen,
Long live our Noble Queen,
God save The Queen"
God save Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 03-07-2005, 07:02 AM
Josefine's Avatar
Majesty
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: , Sweden
Posts: 9,138
here is the spanish latest official photo

photos from http://www.casareal.es/casareal/home2i.html
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	famil10x.jpg
Views:	402
Size:	72.8 KB
ID:	103969   Click image for larger version

Name:	ppebg01g.jpg
Views:	161
Size:	30.7 KB
ID:	103970   Click image for larger version

Name:	psabg01g.jpg
Views:	243
Size:	45.9 KB
ID:	103971   Click image for larger version

Name:	reybg01g.jpg
Views:	125
Size:	52.4 KB
ID:	203315  

Click image for larger version

Name:	rnabg01g.jpg
Views:	190
Size:	51.4 KB
ID:	203316   Click image for larger version

Name:	inebg01g.jpg
Views:	160
Size:	29.5 KB
ID:	203317   Click image for larger version

Name:	incbg13x.jpg
Views:	173
Size:	60.1 KB
ID:	203318   Click image for larger version

Name:	dqlbg01g.jpg
Views:	142
Size:	36.5 KB
ID:	203319  

Click image for larger version

Name:	dqpbg01g.jpg
Views:	131
Size:	66.6 KB
ID:	203320  
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 10-13-2005, 08:04 AM
Josefine's Avatar
Majesty
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: , Sweden
Posts: 9,138
the Netherlands
I think these are the latest

photos from http://www.koninklijkhuis.nl/english/index.jsp
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	dsc.jpg
Views:	212
Size:	59.6 KB
ID:	203313   Click image for larger version

Name:	wi-hm-001-groot.jpg
Views:	177
Size:	42.6 KB
ID:	203314  
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 10-13-2005, 08:13 AM
Josefine's Avatar
Majesty
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: , Sweden
Posts: 9,138
Here is Monaco

photos from http://www.palais.mc/wwwpal.nsf/Inde...set=iso-8859-1
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	0.jpg
Views:	191
Size:	22.4 KB
ID:	203322   Click image for larger version

Name:	0.jpg
Views:	189
Size:	27.4 KB
ID:	203323   Click image for larger version

Name:	0.jpg
Views:	281
Size:	24.3 KB
ID:	203324  
Reply With Quote
  #11  
Old 10-13-2005, 08:57 AM
LaMinka's Avatar
Royal Highness
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Bergen, Norway
Posts: 1,871
Here is the newes official photos of MM and Haakon, form www.kongehuset.no
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	mm.jpg
Views:	176
Size:	18.2 KB
ID:	203325   Click image for larger version

Name:	haakon.jpg
Views:	118
Size:	17.5 KB
ID:	203326  
__________________
So I’ll stand With arms high and heart abandoned In awe of the One who gave it all. My soul to You surrendered, All I am is Yours.
Reply With Quote
  #12  
Old 10-13-2005, 09:08 AM
Josefine's Avatar
Majesty
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: , Sweden
Posts: 9,138
LaMinka thank you have had trubbles saving those photos on my computer to post here
i do love the black and white photos but i would also live to see a official photo of them in full gala

and for those who want to talk about official Royal wedding potriats there is a great thread at this link
Official Royal Wedding Portraits
Reply With Quote
  #13  
Old 10-13-2005, 09:50 AM
carlota's Avatar
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: , United States
Posts: 5,507
great thread by the way! hope we find lots of official photos :)

here some more, 2 from casareal.es that weren't posted and some from koninklijkhuis.nl :)
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	6.jpg
Views:	188
Size:	45.5 KB
ID:	203346   Click image for larger version

Name:	09.jpg
Views:	135
Size:	54.6 KB
ID:	203347   Click image for larger version

Name:	dsc2.jpg
Views:	167
Size:	54.1 KB
ID:	203348   Click image for larger version

Name:	dsc3.jpg
Views:	120
Size:	36.8 KB
ID:	203349  

Click image for larger version

Name:	dsc5.jpg
Views:	272
Size:	48.4 KB
ID:	203350   Click image for larger version

Name:	dsc21.jpg
Views:	544
Size:	50.6 KB
ID:	203351   Click image for larger version

Name:	dsc53.jpg
Views:	122
Size:	37.7 KB
ID:	203352   Click image for larger version

Name:	dsc54.jpg
Views:	193
Size:	53.1 KB
ID:	203353  

Click image for larger version

Name:	dsc234.jpg
Views:	2
Size:	40.3 KB
ID:	203354  
__________________
Sign the United Nations Universal Declaration on Animal Welfare: http://www.animalsmatter.org
YOUR DAILY CLICK HELPS ANIMALS SURVIVE!
Feed an animal in need, click for free.
http://www.theanimalrescuesite.com/
Take some time to sign the petitions @: http://www.thepetitionsite.com/animal-welfare/all
Reply With Quote
  #14  
Old 10-13-2005, 09:52 AM
carlota's Avatar
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: , United States
Posts: 5,507
last batch (casa real and koninklijkhuis)

didn't upload all the ones in koninklijkhuis because they are far too many and that may take a lot of bandwidth.
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	dsc543.jpg
Views:	153
Size:	40.7 KB
ID:	203355   Click image for larger version

Name:	dsc.jpg
Views:	135
Size:	45.9 KB
ID:	203356   Click image for larger version

Name:	dscmn.jpg
Views:	136
Size:	24.8 KB
ID:	203357   Click image for larger version

Name:	famre04p.jpg
Views:	288
Size:	20.3 KB
ID:	203358  

Click image for larger version

Name:	ppas01p.jpg
Views:	159
Size:	9.9 KB
ID:	203359   Click image for larger version

Name:	rnabg10p.jpg
Views:	102
Size:	10.2 KB
ID:	203360  
__________________
Sign the United Nations Universal Declaration on Animal Welfare: http://www.animalsmatter.org
YOUR DAILY CLICK HELPS ANIMALS SURVIVE!
Feed an animal in need, click for free.
http://www.theanimalrescuesite.com/
Take some time to sign the petitions @: http://www.thepetitionsite.com/animal-welfare/all
Reply With Quote
  #15  
Old 10-13-2005, 10:09 AM
Josefine's Avatar
Majesty
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: , Sweden
Posts: 9,138
http://www.kongehuset.no posted by lena in the Norwigien forum

Leah Isadora's Christening



Reply With Quote
  #16  
Old 10-13-2005, 04:33 PM
Yennie's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Jan 2003
Location: Skåne, Sweden
Posts: 2,601
Here´s some official photos of Crown Princess Victoria, taken in 1992

I had it saved on my computer so I dont know where they comes from, but I think that photographer Charles Hammarsten took them

__________________
Life is like a box of chocolates... you'll never know what you're gonna get
Reply With Quote
  #17  
Old 10-13-2005, 04:40 PM
Yennie's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Jan 2003
Location: Skåne, Sweden
Posts: 2,601
And some more, taken on Victorias 18th birthday July 14 1995

also taken by Charles Hammarsten

__________________
Life is like a box of chocolates... you'll never know what you're gonna get
Reply With Quote
  #18  
Old 10-13-2005, 04:51 PM
Yennie's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Jan 2003
Location: Skåne, Sweden
Posts: 2,601
When Madeleine turned 18 on June 10 2000 she had some official birthday photos taken at Drottningholm Palace

Here´s some of them. They were all posted in magazines but Ì dont know who took them : Probably either Charles Hammarsten or Clas Göran Carlsson. (anyone knows for sure?)

Some of these photos are from Fotomarktplatz
__________________
Life is like a box of chocolates... you'll never know what you're gonna get
Reply With Quote
  #19  
Old 10-13-2005, 05:02 PM
Josefine's Avatar
Majesty
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: , Sweden
Posts: 9,138
thank you that would be great that was her first official princess potriat photo if you know what i mean with the dress and her hair up

here are other of the king and queen of sweden

the old IBL site
Reply With Quote
  #20  
Old 10-13-2005, 05:04 PM
Yennie's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Jan 2003
Location: Skåne, Sweden
Posts: 2,601
And last (but not least ) here´s the official photos from prince Carl Philip 18th birthday in May 1997

Photos from Fotomarktplatz

__________________

__________________
Life is like a box of chocolates... you'll never know what you're gonna get
Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Official Royal Wedding Portraits Alexandria Royal Weddings General Discussion 185 03-25-2012 05:44 PM
Official Visit From Syria Lyonnaise Royal Family of Spain 11 06-04-2004 12:41 PM




Additional Links
Popular Tags
abdication birth birthday bourbon-parma camilla charlene chris o'neill crown prince frederik crown prince haakon crown princess letizia crown princess mary crown princess mette-marit crown princess victoria danish royals engagement fashion genealogy grand duchess maria teresa grand duke henri habsburg hereditary grand duchess stéphanie hereditary grand duke guillaume hohenzollern infanta elena king abdullah king abdullah ii king albert ii king carl xvi gustav king juan carlos king philippe king willem-alexander norway picture thread pom pregnancy prince albert prince albert ii prince constantijn prince felipe prince felix prince frederik prince henrik prince joachim prince laurent princess princess alexia (2005 -) princess ariane princess beatrix princess catharina-amalia princess charlene princess charlene daytime fashion princess haya princess laurentien princess letizia princess mabel princess madeleine princess marie princess mary princess maxima queen mathilde queen maxima queen rania queen silvia queen sofia royal russia state visit wedding willem-alexander william


Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

RV & Travel Trailer Communities

Our RV & Travel Trailer sites encompasses virtually all types of Recreational Vehicles, from brand-specific to general RV communities.

» More about our RV Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities


Copyright 2002-2012 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:51 PM.

Social Knowledge Networks

eXTReMe Tracker
Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2014
Jelsoft Enterprises

Royal News Delivered to your Email!

You can get the latest Royal News right in your inbox.

unsusbcribe at anytime with one click

Close [X]