Bachelor of Arts, Williams College, 1951; Juris Doctor, George Washington University, 1957; honorary Doctor of Laws, St. Joseph's College, 1971; Associate of Arts in Photography, Foothill College, Los Altos Hills, California, 1996.
Assistant United States attorney for District of Columbia, 1957-1959. Associate Hogan and Hartson, Washington, 1959-1965. Judge Superior Court District of Columbia, 1965-1977.
Member firm Lamb, Halleck & Keats, Washington, 1977-1980. Sole practice, 1980-1986. Photojournalist, 1986-1999.
Fine art photographer, since 1999.
Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1951-1955. To Lieutenant Reserve (retired). Member Beta Theta Pi, Phi Delta Phi. M C.
Married Carolyn L. Wood, December 23, 1950 (divorced October 1968). Children: Holly Louise, Charles White, Todd Alexander, Heather Leigh, Heidi Lynne, William Hemsley, Hope Leslie. Married Jeanne Wahl, May 16, 1970.