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Robert A. Fréson Edit Profile

photojournalist , author

Robert A. Fréson, Belgian photojournalist, author. Recipient Chevalier de la Gastronomie Française, Cognac, 1991, over 50 awards for photographs. With British Navy, 1945-1946.

Background

Fréson, Robert A. was born on October 29, 1926 in Huy, Belgium. Son of Frederic Freson and Germaine Trouillez-Spinette.

Education

Master Photography, Ecole Arts et Metiers, Vevey, Switzerland, 1948.

Career

Assistant manager, Irving Penn Studio, New York City, 1950-1962;freelance photographer, since 1962.

Works

Membership

With British Navy, 1945-1946.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, economics, biotechnology.

Connections

Married Jeannette McAllister, July 7, 1948. 1 child, Elisabeth Maria.

father:
Frederic Freson

mother:
Germaine Trouillez-Spinette

spouse:
Jeannette McAllister

child:
Elisabeth Maria Fréson