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New School-Parsons School of Design Photography Focus Lecture audio recordingsFashion Focus ➔ Fashion Focus Lecture with Albert Watson

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New School for Social Research (New York, N.Y. : 1919-1997) (producer)
Albert Watson (speaker)
Benedict J. Fernandez (host)


circa May 22 1984


In the first of three segments, Scottish fashion and beauty photographer Albert Watson presents a slideshow and discusses technical aspects of photography, primarily speaking about a photo series he did for Vogue magazine. Watson continues his slideshow during the second segment and discusses his working process. A question and answer session begins which continues in the third segment. Watson talks about manipulation of light and the question of talent versus technical skills.


Ann Will

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Parsons Institutional Collections


box pav_9, cassette 3.19 A-B; 3.20 A



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