Astrid Kirchherr Beatles photography

10 incredible photos from the Beatles' longtime friend, German photographer Astrid Kirchherr. These photos were taken between 1960 and 1964.

John Lennon 1964. Photo by Astrid Kirchherr.

John Lennon 1964. Photo by Astrid Kirchherr.

 John Lennon 1964. Photo by Astrid Kirchherr.

 John Lennon 1964. Photo by Astrid Kirchherr.

John Lennon in Hamburg, 1962. Photo by Astrid Kirchherr.

John Lennon in Hamburg, 1962. Photo by Astrid Kirchherr.

George Harrison and John Lennon in Hamburg, 1962. Photo by Astrid Kirchherr.

George Harrison and John Lennon in Hamburg, 1962. Photo by Astrid Kirchherr.

George Harrison in Hamburg, 1962. Photo by Astrid Kirchherr.

George Harrison in Hamburg, 1962. Photo by Astrid Kirchherr.

The Beatles in Hamburg with Pete Best and Stuart Sutcliffe, 1960. Photo by Astrid Kirchherr. 

The Beatles in Hamburg with Pete Best and Stuart Sutcliffe, 1960. Photo by Astrid Kirchherr. 

 John Lennon and George Harrison in Hamburg, 1962. Photo by Astrid Kirchherr.

 John Lennon and George Harrison in Hamburg, 1962. Photo by Astrid Kirchherr.

 John Lennon and Stuart Sutcliffe in Hamburg, 1960. Photo by Astrid Kirchherr.

 John Lennon and Stuart Sutcliffe in Hamburg, 1960. Photo by Astrid Kirchherr.

  John Lennon in Hamburg, 1960. Photo by Astrid Kirchherr.

  John Lennon in Hamburg, 1960. Photo by Astrid Kirchherr.

  John Lennon, 1964. Photo by Astrid Kirchherr.

  John Lennon, 1964. Photo by Astrid Kirchherr.

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