Annie Watt has over a decade of experience as a premier Society Event Photographer in New York City, the Hamptons, Beverly Hills, Palm Beach and Europe. She is the person who “gets” the heart of an event and captures the joy of the guests attending. Annie’s genuine love of her job and dedication to her clients ensures that with her photojournalistic eye she will help to tell the story with her images. It has earned her the reputation as one of the most sought-after photographers for high profile events by top editors as well as the most distinguished business, fashion and philanthropic leaders.
Annie’s clients refer to her as “The Posing Expert”. As an accomplished and well respected photographer, she is highly regarded for her invaluable posing tips which give confidence to her subjects and allow her to capture a more flattering photograph than they would ever have believed possible. The authenticity and caring that she contributes to each assignment has earned praise from her peers as “One of the most unsung heroes of many Manhattan events.”
As the Chief Photographer for New York Lifestyles magazine, and a contributing photographer for BEAUTY FASHION, Annie’s photographs grace many of the magazine’s covers and celebrity profiles. Her own column titled “Through the Lens” features 15-20 events, galas and parties per month. And as a contributing photographer for Conde Nast, Hearst magazines and New York Social Diary, Annie’s work is also often featured in Avenue, Quest Magazine, Town and Country, Veranda, Architectural Digest, House Beautiful, Black Tie Magazine, Elle Decor magazine and many other prestigious publications. Annie has also recorded the marriages, bar mitzvahs, engagements, debuts and other milestones of generations, as well as thousands of charity events and celebrity visits.
In 2014, Annie celebrated a solo exhibition of her photography titled “Impromptu Portraits” showcasing over 300 images of celebrities, high society philanthropists, and
socials at the Galerie Dumonteil on Park Avenue, NYC. 100% of the proceeds were donated to the American Heart Association. Annie continues to contribute to charities throughout her career by donating a percentage of the proceeds from print sales.
Annie Watt has been photographing events with associate photographers and began grooming emerging talent. In January 2015, Annie Watt Agency was officially established as a select team of skilled photographers and videographers who share her vision for excellence, unparalleled quality and unequaled service. Annie Watt and her team bring an impressive level of talent to provide images for promotion, public relations, marketing and personal enjoyment.
AnnieWatt.com – Agency
AnnieWatt.com is a full service digital event photography agency established in 2015 and offers a mix of established event photographers and emerging talent. Annie Watt and her team bring an impressive level of talent with flair, photographing some of the most exclusive and high profile events in New York City, the Hamptons, Palm Beach and Los Angeles.
AnnieWatt.com offers functionality tailored to high profile event photography – IDed photos with the ability to search for a guest’s name and cross-reference guests throughout events, locations, and dates. Each gallery displays a list of guest in attendance and provides instant download access of all images for accredited members of the media.
AnnieWatt.com offers a subscriber service with value added features at a low cost. Subscribers receive unlimited access to social media downloads and discounted pricing for prints and digital files.
AnnieWatt.com offers event photography clients private and password protected galleries, full access to high-res images, and the ability to conveniently mark and download their selects.
Photo credit: Jeff Hirsch