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This Celebrity Photographer Is Accused Of Copying Old Photos

Tyler Shields, who is often dubbed as "Hollywood's favorite photographer", has done some high profile photo shoots which have generated a lot of buzz and controversies alike. However, experts argue that most of Tyler's work is "inspired" by the work of other photographers. There is a striking resemblance between Terry's photographs and the work of a few other photographers. 

Despite the allegations, Tyler Shields has reached new heights of success with his fame and popularity growing day by day. But Tyler continues to be haunted by allegations of plagiarism and is surrounded by controversies.

Have a look at some of his work, which bears a striking resemblance with the work of some well-known photographers and artists.

This Celebrity Photographer Is Accused Of Copying Old Photos

This Celebrity Photographer Is Accused Of Copying Old Photos

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Left photo: Tyler Shields, 2011. Right photo: Guy Bourdin, 1979

Left photo: Tyler Shields, 2011. Right photo: Guy Bourdin, 1979

Left photo: Tyler Shields, 2015. Right photo, Henry Leutwyler 2012

Left photo: Tyler Shields, 2015. Right photo, Henry Leutwyler 2012

Left photo: Tyler Shields, 2014. Right photo: Sally Mann, 1989

Left photo: Tyler Shields, 2014. Right photo: Sally Mann, 1989

Left photo: Tyler Shields, 2014. Right photo: Helmut Newton, 1982

Left photo: Tyler Shields, 2014. Right photo: Helmut Newton, 1982

Left photos: Tyler Shields, 2009.

Left photos: Tyler Shields, 2009.

Right screencaps: Stills from Moby's "We Are All Made of Stars" video, 2002.

Left photo: Tyler Shields, 2015. Right photo: Helmut Newton, 1975

Left photo: Tyler Shields, 2015. Right photo: Helmut Newton, 1975

Left photo: Tyler Shields, 2015. Right photo: Helmut Newton, 1967

Left photo: Tyler Shields, 2015. Right photo: Helmut Newton, 1967

Left photo: Tyler Shields, 2015. Right photo: Yeah Yeah Yeahs single cover, 2009

Left photo: Tyler Shields, 2015. Right photo: Yeah Yeah Yeahs single cover, 2009

Left photo: Tyler Shields, 2013. Right photo: Ryan McGinley, 2007

Left photo: Tyler Shields, 2013. Right photo: Ryan McGinley, 2007

Left photo: Tyler Shields, 2013. Right photo: Ryan McGinley, 2007

Left photo: Tyler Shields, 2013. Right photo: Ryan McGinley, 2007

Left photo: Tyler Shields 2011. Right photo: Roberta Bayley, 1976

Left photo: Tyler Shields 2011. Right photo: Roberta Bayley, 1976

Left photo: Tyler Shields, 2012. Right photo: Nick Veasey, 2008

Left photo: Tyler Shields, 2012. Right photo: Nick Veasey, 2008

Left photo: Tyler Shields, 2012. Right photo: Nick Veasey, 2010.

Left photo: Tyler Shields, 2012. Right photo: Nick Veasey, 2010.

Left photo: Tyler Shields, 2015. Right photo: Larry Clark, 1968

Left photo: Tyler Shields, 2015. Right photo: Larry Clark, 1968

Left photo: Tyler Shields, 2015. Right photo: Terry Richardson, 1998

Left photo: Tyler Shields, 2015. Right photo: Terry Richardson, 1998

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