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Campari officially unveiled Tuesday last, October 15, in Milan, Italy, the highly anticipated cover image for the 2014 calendar entitled "Worldwide Celebrations". Inspired by the global essence of Campari, the stunning calendar cover features this year's leading lady, Uma Thurman, in a beautiful red gown embossed with a map of the world that brings the calendar's global theme to life.
Shot by notable fashion photographer Koto Bolofo, renowned for his lively creative imagery, the final images from the 15th edition of the celebrated calendar will be revealed at a star-studded event on November 11, 2013 in Milan.
The Campari calendar, one of the world's iconic artistic calendars with only 9,999 copies distributed globally, remains a small, collectible luxury for the happy few who receive and a tribute to the world- class talent and photographers who make it come to life every year.
Caption: Uma Thurman, Campari's new leading lady styles in a beautiful red gown embossed with a map of the world. (Photo: Koto Bolofo).
Uma Thurman, Campari’s new leading lady,
styles in a beautiful red gown embossed with a
map of the world. (PHOTO: KOTO BOLOFO).
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