Prince: A Private View, which includes a forward by Beyoncé. The Iranian-born, L.A.-based photographer grew up in Minneapolis, where he met the singer in 1993 while contributing to his music videos. Shahidi would spend the next 20 years working with Prince as his photographer and cinematographer. Shahidi, who is the father of Black-ish actress Yara Shahidi, shares 250 images of the late pop icon both on and off the stage, from Prince on tour and performing at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony and Grammys with Beyoncé to Prince posing with his ex-wife, Manuela Testolini, and at his famous, celeb-filled "3121" parties in L.A.
Afshin Shahidi discusses his new photography book,