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Albert Watson
Biography
1942
Born August 6, and raised in Edinburgh, Scotland. Attended Rudolf Steiner School.
Bachelor of Art (Graphic Design), Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art, Dundee.
Master of Art, RCA (Film and TV), Royal College of Art, London.
Hon PhD, Dundee University.
Honorary Degree, Napier University, Edinburgh.
1970
Moves to the USA and opens his first studio in L.A.
1974
Opens studio in New York
1975
Grammy Award, Best Album Cover (Come and Gone, Mason Profit).
1976
First job for Vogue; moves to New York full time
1980
ANDY Award, Best Editorial Photography.
1983
ANDY Award, Best Advertising Photography.
1989
ANDY Award, Best Editorial Photography.
1990
Gold Medal, Best Advertising Photography, New York.
2004
Named One of the 20 Most Influential Photographers of All Time, Photo District News
2006
Scottish Fashion Awards Hall of Fame.
Lucie Award, Outstanding Achievement in Advertising Photography.
2007
PRC Lecture by Albert Watson. Photographic Resource Center, Boston University. Boston, Massachusetts. November 1.
2008
Hasselblad Masters Award
2010
Centenary Medal, The Royal Photographic Society. London, United Kingdom. September 9th, 2010.
2012
Platinum Award, 100 Best in Photography, Graphis
2013
Currently lives and works in New York.

Other achievements include:
Official photographer for the wedding of Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson.
Official photographer of His Majesty Mohammed VI of Morocco.
More than 650 TV commercials including:
International Paper, Acura, Toyota, Clairol, Secret, Lancome, Max Factor, Leviís.
Magazine Work includes:
All Vogues, Time, Newsweek, Rolling Stone, Interview, Vibe, Amica, Stern, Esquire, Max Magazine, Escada, Armani, Emporio Armani, Estee Lauder, LíOreal, Sony Music.

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