Glaswegian photographer of 88 years old, Harry Benson, has photographed a wide range of contemporary personalities. His pictures have appeared in Life, Vanity Fair, and The New Yorker. He took over a hundred cover shots for People. He has also photographed political figures, and covered war zones. Benson has been the subject of many exhibitions, including one organized by the Scottish National Portrait Galley at the National Portrait Gallery of the Smithsonian Institution. He has published several books.