May Pang

Cover of Instamatic Karma, by May PangMay Pang worked for ABKCO, the Beatles’ management company in the early 1970s and from there was hired as John Lennon and Yoko Ono’s personal assistant.

In 1973 she was sent by Yoko to LA with John and they began a love affair that lasted until 1975. It was to be the most prolific musical period of the ex-Beatle’s life. May photographed their life together and Instamatic Karma collects over 120 personal, touching and revealing images of John with his friends and family. After her relationship with Lennon ended, May worked for Island Records and United Artists. As well as photography, she designs a line of feng shui jewelry and furniture.

Instamatic Karma
(St. Martin's Press, 2008)
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