Anthony Nex

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Anthony Nex is a commercial photographer specializing in still life, cosmetics and liquids, based out of his studio in West Los Angeles. Over the last 30 years, Nex has photographed campaigns for clients such as Disney, NBC Universal, Target, NBA, Honda, Nissan, Viking Cruises, Citibank and scores of others. He has taught at ArtCenter College of Design and Santa Monica College, spoken at UCLA, Brooks Institute, Orange Coast College, Fullerton College and Art Academy. Nex is on the advisory boards of the photo departments of Moorpark College, College of the Canyons, and Santa Monica College. He is a former board member of ASMP, and past Chairman of APA/LA. In 2013, he was awarded the International Photographic Council's Leadership Award at a United Nations ceremony in New York. In 2022, Nex was selected by Archive Magazine as one of the top 200 advertising photographers in the world.