EXCLUSIVE | Diana's 'sad eyes' when she saw Camilla at her wedding: Royal photographer tells all

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Princess Diana and Prince Charles during the carriage procession following their wedding ceremony.
Princess Diana and Prince Charles during the carriage procession following their wedding ceremony.
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When photographer Kent Gavin was asked by The Daily Mirror to go down to Coleherne Court following news of a possible romance between a young girl and the Prince of Wales, he had no idea it would change his life forever.

"My first impression was a very shy, beautiful young girl," Gavin tells me as we chat over Zoom late one Monday evening, me in South Africa, him in the United Kingdom. "Obviously, nowhere near media aware," he says of Diana, whose life was soon turned upside down.  

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