Master of photography Albert Watson reflects on his amazing 50 year career

From Alfred Hitchcock to Kate Moss, celebrated portrait photographer Albert Watson has captured some of the most iconic figures of modern life during his 50 year career. Now he is about to release a book featuring 100 of his best-known images which will go on sale on 21 May.

The 128 page book, called Creating Photographs, is being published by Laurence King under its Masters of Photography series, for $19.99 / £14.99.

(Image credit: Laurence King)

The book offers guidance as well as fascinating behind the stories from some of Watson’s most famous photo shoots with international superstars. Featuring some of his seminal images including portraits of Andy Warhol, Mike Tyson and Mick Jagger, the book presents an expansive look into Watson’s career showcasing his artistic excellence through his celebrity portraits, fashion and landscape photography and travel diaries. 

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