In Deborah Feingold's first-ever anthology, Music (Sept. 30, Damiani Books), the 62-year-old photographer's bond with subjects ranging from Madonna to Miles Davis comes clearly into focus. "From an early age, I've always been able to read people," she says. The self-taught Feingold started out more than 30 years ago ­shooting for publications like The Village Voice and Rolling Stone. A ­relationship with a jazz musician inspired the once-aspiring actress to jump at chances to improvise during shoots.

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