Photographer Authors

Berenice Abbott
American Photographer
Berenice Abbott , born Bernice Abbott, was an American photographer best known for her black-and-white photography of New York City architecture and urban design of the 1930s. Wikipedia
Sam Abell
American Photographer
Sam Abell is an American photographer known for his frequent publication of photographs in National Geographic. He first worked for National Geographic in 1967, and is one of the more overtly artistic photographers among his magazine peers. Wikipedia
Ansel Adams
American Photographer
Ansel Easton Adams was an American photographer and environmentalist best known for his black-and-white landscape photographs of the American West, especially of Yosemite National Park. Wikipedia
Robert Adams
American Photographer
Robert Adams is an American photographer who has focused on the changing landscape of the American West. Wikipedia
William Albert Allard
Photographer
William Albert Allard is an American documentary photographer. Wikipedia
Diane Arbus
American Photographer
Diane Arbus was an American photographer and writer noted for black-and-white square photographs of "deviant and marginal people or of people whose normality seems ugly or surreal.". Wikipedia
Richard Avedon
American Photographer
Richard Avedon was an American fashion and portrait photographer. An obituary published in The New York Times said that "his fashion and portrait photographs helped define America's image of style, beauty and culture for the last half-century." Wikipedia
Yann Arthus-Bertrand
French Photographer
Yann Arthus-Bertrand is a French photographer, journalist, reporter and environmentalist. Wikipedia
David Bailey
English Photographer
David Royston Bailey CBE is regarded as one of the best British photographers. Wikipedia
Cecil Beaton
English Photographer
Sir Cecil Walter Hardy Beaton, CBE was an English fashion, portrait and war photographer, diarist, painter, interior designer and an Academy Award-winning stage and costume designer for films and the theatre. Wikipedia
Ruth Bernhard
German Photographer
Bernhard was born in Berlin and studied at the Berlin Academy of Art from 1925-27. Bernhard's father, Lucian Bernhard, was known for his poster and typeface design. Wikipedia
Mathew Brady
American Photographer
Mathew B. Brady was one of the most celebrated 19th century American photographers, best known for his portraits of celebrities and his documentation of the American Civil War. He is credited with being the father of photojournalism. Wikipedia
Bill Brandt
British Photographer
Bill Brandt , was a German-British photographer and photojournalist. Wikipedia
Wynn Bullock
American Photographer
Wynn Bullock is a recognized American master photographer of the 20th Century whose work is included in over 90 major museum collections around the world. Wikipedia
Margaret Bourke-White
American Photographer
Margaret Bourke-White was an American photographer and documentary photographer. Wikipedia
Harry Callahan
American Photographer
Julia Margaret Cameron
British Photographer
Julia Margaret Cameron was a British photographer. She became known for her portraits of celebrities of the time, and for photographs with Arthurian and other legendary themes. Wikipedia
Robert Capa
American Photographer
Robert Capa was a Jewish-Hungarian combat photographer and photojournalist who covered five different wars: the Spanish Civil War, the Second Sino-Japanese War, World War II across Europe, the 1948 Arab-Israeli War, and the First Indochina War. Wikipedia
Henri Cartier-Bresson
French Photographer
Henri Cartier-Bresson was a French photographer considered to be the father of modern photojournalism. He was an early adopter of 35 mm format, and the master of candid photography. Wikipedia
Eric Cheng
American Photographer
Eric Cheng is a Taiwanese American professional photographer specializing in underwater photography. Wikipedia
Bill Cunningham
American Photographer
Imogen Cunningham
American Photographer
Imogen Cunningham was an American photographer known for her botanical photography, nudes, and industrial landscapes. Wikipedia
Robert Doisneau
French Photographer
Richard Drew
American Photographer
Alfred Eisenstaedt
American Photographer
Alfred Eisenstaedt was a German-born American photographer and photojournalist. He is best known for his photograph of the V-J Day celebration and for his candid photographs, frequently made using a 35mm Leica camera. Wikipedia
Elliott Erwitt
French Photographer
Elliott Erwitt is an advertising and documentary photographer known for his black and white candid shots of ironic and absurd situations within everyday settings- a master of Henri Cartier-Bresson's "decisive moment". Wikipedia
Walker Evans
American Photographer
Walker Evans was an American photographer best known for his work for the Farm Security Administration documenting the effects of the Great Depression. Much of Evans's work from the FSA period uses the large-format, 8x10-inch camera. Wikipedia
Robert Frank
Swiss Photographer
Robert Frank , is an important figure in American photography and film. Wikipedia
Fay Godwin
British Photographer
Fay Godwin was a British photographer known for her black-and-white landscapes of the British countryside and coast. Wikipedia
Ernst Haas
Austrian Photographer
Ernst Haas was a photojournalist and a pioneering color photographer. During his 40-year career, the Austrian-born artist bridged the gap between photojournalism and the use of photography as a medium for expression and creativity. Wikipedia
Philippe Halsman
Latvian Photographer
Philippe Halsman was a Latvian-born American portrait photographer. Wikipedia
Bert Hardy
British Photographer
Bert Hardy was a documentary and press photographer known for his work published in the Picture Post magazine between 1941 and 1957. Wikipedia
Lewis Hine
American Photographer
Lewis Wickes Hine was an American sociologist and photographer. Hine used his camera as a tool for social reform. His photographs were instrumental in changing the child labor laws in the United States. Wikipedia
Yousuf Karsh
Canadian Photographer
Yousuf Karsh, CC was an Armenian-Canadian photographer, and one of the most famous and accomplished portrait photographers of all time. Wikipedia
Andre Kertesz
Hungarian Photographer
André Kertész , born Kertész Andor, was a Hungarian-born photographer known for his groundbreaking contributions to photographic composition and the photo essay. Wikipedia
Alberto Korda
Cuban Photographer
Alberto Díaz Gutiérrez, better known as Alberto Korda or simply Korda was a Cuban photographer, remembered for his famous image Guerrillero Heroico of Argentine Marxist revolutionary Che Guevara. Wikipedia
Dorothea Lange
American Photographer
Dorothea Lange was an influential American documentary photographer and photojournalist, best known for her Depression-era work for the Farm Security Administration . Wikipedia
Dorthea Lange
American Photographer
Dorothea Lange was an influential American documentary photographer and photojournalist, best known for her Depression-era work for the Farm Security Administration . Wikipedia
Jacques-Henri Lartigue
French Photographer
Jacques Henri Lartigue was a French photographer and painter, most famous for his photographs of automobile races, planes and fashionable Parisian women. Wikipedia
Annie Leibovitz
American Photographer
Anna-Lou "Annie" Leibovitz is an American portrait photographer. Wikipedia
O. Winston Link
American Photographer
Ogle Winston Link , known commonly as O. Winston Link, was an American photographer. Wikipedia
Robert Mapplethorpe
American Photographer
Robert Mapplethorpe was an American photographer, known for his large-scale, highly stylized black and white portraits, photos of flowers and nude men. Wikipedia
Mary Ellen Mark
American Photographer
Mary Ellen Mark is an American photographer known for her photojournalism, portraiture, and advertising photography. She has had 16 collections of her work published and has been exhibited at galleries and museums worldwide. Wikipedia
Linda McCartney
American Photographer
Linda Louise McCartney, Lady McCartney was an American photographer, musician and animal rights activist. Her father and mother were Lee Eastman, a New York lawyer, and Louise Sara Lindner Eastman. Wikipedia
Duane Michals
American Photographer
Duane Michals is an American photographer. Michals's work makes innovative use of photo-sequences, often incorporating text to examine emotion and philosophy. Wikipedia
Tina Modotti
Italian Photographer
Tina Modotti was an Italian photographer, model, actress, and revolutionary political activist. Wikipedia
Arnold Newman
American Photographer
Arnold Abner Newman was an American photographer, noted for his "environmental portraits" of artists and politicians. He was also known for his carefully composed abstract still life images. Wikipedia
Helmut Newton
German Photographer
Helmut Newton was a German-Australian photographer. He was a "prolific, widely imitated fashion photographer whose provocative, erotically charged black-and-white photos were a mainstay of Vogue and other publications." Wikipedia
Lennart Nilsson
Swedish Photographer
Lennart Nilsson is a Swedish photographer and scientist. He is noted for his photographs of in vivo human embryos and other medical subjects once considered unphotographable, and more generally for his extreme macro photography. Wikipedia
Tim Page
British Photographer
Norman Parkinson
English Photographer
Sir Norman Parkinson, CBE was a celebrated English portrait and fashion photographer. Wikipedia
Gordon Parks
American Photographer
Gordon Roger Alexander Buchanan Parks was an American photographer, musician, writer and film director. He is best remembered for his photographic essays for Life magazine and as the director of the 1971 film, Shaft. Wikipedia
Eliot Porter
American Photographer
Eliot Furness Porter was an American photographer best known for his color photographs of nature. Wikipedia
Man Ray
American Photographer
Man Ray was an American modernist artist who spent most of his career in Paris, France. He was a significant contributor to the Dada and Surrealist movements, although his ties to each were informal. Wikipedia
Herb Ritts
American Photographer
Herbert "Herb" Ritts was an American fashion photographer who concentrated on black-and-white photography and portraits, often in the style of classical Greek sculpture. He took many photos of famous actors, models, and more. Wikipedia
Henry Peach Robinson
British Photographer
Henry Peach Robinson was an English pictorialist photographer best known for his pioneering combination printing - joining multiple negatives or prints to form a single image; an early example of photomontage. Wikipedia
Galen Rowell
American Photographer
Galen Avery Rowell was a noted wilderness photographer and climber. Born in Oakland, California, he became a full-time photographer in 1972. Wikipedia
August Sander
German Photographer
August Sander was a German portrait and documentary photographer. Sander's first book Face of our Time was published in 1929. Sander has been described as "the most important German portrait photographer of the early twentieth century." Wikipedia
Andres Serrano
American Photographer
Andres Serrano is an American photographer and artist who has become notorious through his photos of corpses and his use of feces and bodily fluids in his work, notably his controversial work "Piss Christ", a red-tinged photograph of a crucifix... Wikipedia
Cindy Sherman
American Photographer
Cynthia "Cindy" Morris Sherman is an American photographer and film director, best known for her conceptual portraits. In 1995, she was the recipient of a MacArthur Fellowship. Wikipedia
Aaron Siskind
American Photographer
Aaron Siskind was an American photographer widely considered to be closely involved with, if not a part of, the abstract expressionist movement. Wikipedia
W. Eugene Smith
American Photographer
William Eugene Smith was an American photojournalist known for his refusal to compromise professional standards and his brutally vivid World War II photographs. Wikipedia
Edward Steichen
American Photographer
Edward Jean Steichen was an American photographer, painter, and art gallery and museum curator. He was the most frequently featured photographer in Alfred Stieglitz' groundbreaking magazine Camera Work during its run from 1903 to 1917. Wikipedia
Alfred Stieglitz
American Photographer
Alfred Stieglitz was an American photographer and modern art promoter who was instrumental over his fifty-year career in making photography an accepted art form. Wikipedia
Paul Strand
American Photographer
Paul Strand was an American photographer and filmmaker who, along with fellow modernist photographers like Alfred Stieglitz and Edward Weston, helped establish photography as an art form in the 20th century. Wikipedia
Jock Sturges
American Photographer
Jock Sturges is an American photographer, best known for his images of nude adolescents and their families. Wikipedia
Bruce Weber
American Photographer
Weegee
American Photographer
Weegee was the pseudonym of Arthur Fellig , a photographer and photojournalist, known for his stark black and white street photography. Wikipedia
Edward Weston
American Photographer
Edward Henry Weston was a 20th century American photographer. He has been called "one of the most innovative and influential American photographers." and "one of the masters of 20th century photography. Wikipedia
Kim Weston
American Photographer
Kim Weston is an American soul singer, and Motown alumna. In the 1960s, Weston scored hits with the songs "Love Me All the Way" and "Take Me in Your Arms ", and with her duet with Marvin Gaye, "It Takes Two". Wikipedia
Minor White
American Photographer
Minor Martin White was an American photographer born in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Wikipedia
Garry Winogrand
American Photographer
Garry Winogrand was a street photographer known for his portrayal of America in the mid-20th century. John Szarkowski called him the central photographer of his generation. Wikipedia
James Van Der Zee
American Photographer
James Van Der Zee was an African American photographer best known for his portraits of black New Yorkers. He was a leading figure in the Harlem Renaissance. Wikipedia