Royal photographer with 40-year career lets slip what King is like behind closed doors


After over 40 years of working with the world’s most famous family, the royal photographer has opened up about what King Charles III is like behind the scenes, just four months after he ascended the throne.

He claimed that after some years, their relationship “blossomed” after he saw what the King did for others “day in, day out”.

Speaking of being “impressed” by him, he added: “I really thought this man gets things done.

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King Charles, then Prince of Wales, pictured with Arthur Edwards (Image: PA)

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Despite early difficulties, Mr Edwards praised Charles (Image: PA)

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“And so not only did I not want to be aggressive anymore, I wanted to support him as much as I could.”

In the third episode of the podcast, Mr Edwards went on to say that their relationship cannot be classed as friendship, despite the King being his favourite member of the Royal Family “without a doubt”.

Speaking of the King, he added: “I admire him.

“[I] think what a great man he is.”

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King Charles III will be crowned on Saturday, May 6, in Central London.

The Coronation ceremony will take place at Westminster Abbey, the same venue that was used for the late Queen’s Coronation in 1953.

Monday, May 8, has been approved as a bank holiday, the second in the month of May, in honour of the coronation of both Charles and Queen Camilla.

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Charles became King in September 2022 (Image: GETTY)

Speaking previously to Fox News, he said: “He’s a gifted young man who was so engaging with people.

“He could get things off his chest, and you didn’t take offence.

“You could do the same, and he wouldn’t take offense. When I look at him now, he just seems so unhappy.”


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