The mischievous Margaret Atwood - Archive Image

I had the chance to photograph Ms. Atwood at my studio. It was one of those surreal moments when an author you studied in schools walks into your studio and says, "Hi Hasnain." How is is it possible when a Canadian icon knows your name.

Margaret Atwood for Macleans Magazine

Margaret Atwood for Macleans Magazine

 

We sat down and started the shoot. I asked her to smile and she politely said that "Icons don't smile" and then proceeded to grin a mischievous smile.