The Camera Loves You, Baby

There are some who believe it’s the red carpet because of the (nearly) bloody battles between photographers for the best position, the best angle, that split-second that will make their image stand out from all the others. Sharp elbows and sharper tongues are the background music for the drama that plays out on the stage of cinema and stardom.

French model and designer Ines de la Fressange arrives for the screening of the film "Young and Beautiful," May 16, 2013, at the 66th edition of the Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, France. AFP PHOTO / POOL / OLIVIER ANRIGOOLIVIER

French model and designer Ines de la Fressange arrives for the screening of the film “Young and Beautiful,” May 16, 2013, at the 66th edition of the Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, France. AFP PHOTO / POOL / OLIVIER ANRIGOOLIVIER

Chinese actress and member of the Un Certain Regard Jury Zhang Ziyi poses during a photocall, on May 16, 2013, at the 66th edition of the Cannes Film Festival. AFP PHOTO / ANNE-CHRISTINE POUJOULATANNE-CHRISTINE POUJOULAT/AFP/Getty Images

Chinese actress and member of the Un Certain Regard Jury Zhang Ziyi poses during a photocall, on May 16, 2013, at the 66th edition of the Cannes Film Festival. AFP PHOTO/ANNE-CHRISTINE POUJOULATANNE/AFP/Getty Images

Model Cindy Crawford poses on the red carpet as she arrives for the screening of the film 'The Great Gatsby' and for the opening ceremony of the 66th Cannes Film Festival in Cannes May 15, 2013.      REUTERS/Regis Duvignau

Model Cindy Crawford poses on the red carpet as she arrives for the screening of the film ‘The Great Gatsby’ and for the opening ceremony of the 66th Cannes Film Festival in Cannes May 15, 2013. REUTERS/Regis Duvignau

Pudsey attends "Pudsey: The Movie" photocall during the 66th Annual Cannes Film Festival at the Palais des Festivals on May 16, 2013 in Cannes, France.  (Photo by Stuart C. Wilson/Getty Images)

Pudsey attends “Pudsey: The Movie” photocall during the 66th Annual Cannes Film Festival at the Palais des Festivals on May 16, 2013 in Cannes, France. (Photo by Stuart C. Wilson/Getty Images)

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