The Beatles' first photo shoot

On December 17th 1961, The Beatles took part in their very first professional photo shoot. Manager Brian Epstein hired Albert Marrion, a wedding photographer who the Epsteins hired for Brian's brother Clive's Wedding.

The group were donned in their iconic leathers for the photo shoot. Below are seventeen photographs from the day's session. 

 The Beatles first professional photo shoot, December 17th 1961.

The Beatles first professional photo shoot, December 17th 1961.

 The Beatles first professional photo shoot, December 17th 1961.

The Beatles first professional photo shoot, December 17th 1961.

 The Beatles first professional photo shoot, December 17th 1961.

The Beatles first professional photo shoot, December 17th 1961.

 The Beatles first professional photo shoot, December 17th 1961.

The Beatles first professional photo shoot, December 17th 1961.

 The Beatles first professional photo shoot, December 17th 1961.

The Beatles first professional photo shoot, December 17th 1961.

 The Beatles first professional photo shoot, December 17th 1961.

The Beatles first professional photo shoot, December 17th 1961.

 The Beatles first professional photo shoot, December 17th 1961.

The Beatles first professional photo shoot, December 17th 1961.

 The Beatles first professional photo shoot, December 17th 1961.

The Beatles first professional photo shoot, December 17th 1961.

 The Beatles first professional photo shoot, December 17th 1961.

The Beatles first professional photo shoot, December 17th 1961.

 The Beatles first professional photo shoot, December 17th 1961.

The Beatles first professional photo shoot, December 17th 1961.

 The Beatles first professional photo shoot, December 17th 1961.

The Beatles first professional photo shoot, December 17th 1961.

 The Beatles first professional photo shoot, December 17th 1961.

The Beatles first professional photo shoot, December 17th 1961.

 The Beatles first professional photo shoot, December 17th 1961.

The Beatles first professional photo shoot, December 17th 1961.

 The Beatles first professional photo shoot, December 17th 1961.

The Beatles first professional photo shoot, December 17th 1961.

 The Beatles first professional photo shoot, December 17th 1961.

The Beatles first professional photo shoot, December 17th 1961.

 The Beatles first professional photo shoot, December 17th 1961.

The Beatles first professional photo shoot, December 17th 1961.

 The Beatles first professional photo shoot, December 17th 1961.

The Beatles first professional photo shoot, December 17th 1961.

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