Karsh Signature

Yousuf Karsh, master photographer of the 20th century

Charlton Heston

Charlton Heston and Son, 1956

Charlton Heston was born on this day, October 4, in 1923. He was photographed by Karsh in 1956 during filming of “The Ten Commandments”, both in-costume, and behind-the-scenes with his son, Fraser (who is himself a film director, producer, screenwriter and actor).