Late Audioslave frontman Chris Cornell’s wife, Vicky Cornell, has updated her official Instagram account and paid her tribute to an African wildlife photographer, Peter Beard, after his tragic death.

Famous photographer Peter Beard passed away at the age of 82 after battling for years with dementia in his Long Island property.

Vicky Cornell hopped to social media and showed her love and admiration for the late photographer by writing a sad letter. In addition, she finished her condolences with the words of the late African wildlife shutterbug.

Here’s what Vicky Cornell captioned:

“Love you Peter thank you for helping me overcome some of my greatest fears and inhibitions- Sundays in Paris will never be the same. I will never forget you.

‘I like things that don’t look like you’re in control. It’s like life itself. You just learn how to benefit from accidents and chances that you take’ – Peter Beard #rip”

Tom Hanks’ wife, Rita Wilson, commented and penned:

“That’s beautiful, Vicky. How lovely that you knew him.”

An Instagram user named joni3031 wrote:

“Your life was touched by good souls, Mrs. Cornell. It’s all so hard. Your children are beautiful. 💜”

Peep the Instagram post below.