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Jack Leigh (1949 - 2004)

Photographer. He began his work in 1972 and was the author of several highly acclaimed books of outdoor photography: "Oystering: A Way of Life", "The Ogeechee: A River and It's People", "Nets and Doo...

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Russell Lee (1903 - 1986)

) Russell Lee (July 21, 1903, Ottawa, Illinois – August 28, 1986, Austin, Texas) was an American photographer and photojournalist, best known for his work for the Farm Security Administration ...

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James VanDerZee MP (1886 - 1983)

James Van Der Zee (June 29, 1886 - May 15, 1983) was an African American photographer best known for his portraits of black New Yorkers. He was a leading figure in the Harlem Renaissance. Aside from ...

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Carl Van Vechten MP (1880 - 1964)

Carl Van Vechten (June 17, 1880 – December 21, 1964) was an American writer and photographer who was a patron of the Harlem Renaissance and the literary executor of Gertrude Stein. Biography...

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Robert Mapplethorpe MP (1946 - 1989)

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Cornell Capa MP (1918 - 2008)

Cornell Capa (April 10, 1918 – May 23, 2008) was a Hungarian American photographer, member of Magnum Photos, and photo curator, and the younger brother of photo-journalist and war photographer...

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Wallace Nutting (1861 - 1941)

Wallace Nutting (1861 - 1941) was a U.S. minister, photographer, artist, and antiquarian, who is most famous for his pictures. He also was an accomplished author, lecturer, furniture maker —so...

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Dr. William Inglis Clark (1856 - 1932)

William Inglis Clark (Edinburgh man) was born in Bombay, India, in 1856 where his father was minister of the Scots Church. After his mother died of cholera William returned to Edinburgh aged one year, ...

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Alfred Stieglitz MP (1864 - 1946)

Alfred Stieglitz (January 1, 1864 – July 13, 1946) was an American photographer and modern art promoter who was instrumental over his fifty-year career in making photography an accepted art form...

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Grete Stern MP (1904 - 1999)

Grete Stern (Elberfeld, Alemania, 9 de mayo de 1904 — Buenos Aires, Argentina, 24 de diciembre de 1999) fue una diseñadora y fotógrafa alemana radicada en Argentina, alumna de la...

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Alfred Eisenstaedt MP (1898 - 1995)

Alfred Eisenstaedt (December 6, 1898[1] – August 23, 1995) was a German photographer and photojournalist. He achieved prominence as a staff photographer for Life Magazine, which featured more th...

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Milton Rogovin MP (1909 - 2011)

Milton Rogovin Pronounced "ruh-GO-vin" (December 30, 1909 – January 18, 2011) was a documentary photographer who has been compared to great social documentary photographers of the 19th and 20t...

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Florence Homolka MP (1911 - 1962)

Florence Meyer Homolka (January 22, 1911 – November 27, 1962) was an American portrait photographer and socialite. She was the wife of the actor Oskar Homolka. Contents [show] Early life[edit]...

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Berry Berenson (1948 - 2001)

Berinthia "Berry" Berenson Perkins was an American photographer, actress, and model. Perkins was also known as the wife of actor Anthony Perkins and died in the September 11 attacks as a passenger on A...

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Diane Arbus MP (1923 - 1971)

Diane Arbus March 14, 1923 – July 26, 1971 was an American photographer and writer noted for black-and-white square photographs of "deviant and marginal people (dwarfs, giants, transvestites, nu...

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Walker Evans (1903 - 1975)

Walker Evans (November 3, 1903 – April 10, 1975) was an American photographer best known for his work for the Farm Security Administration (FSA) documenting the effects of the Great Depression...

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Annie Leibovitz MP

Anna-Lou "Annie" Leibovitz (/ˈliːbəvɪts/; born October 2, 1949) is an American portrait photographer. Contents [show] Early life[edit] Born in Waterbury, Connecticut, on...

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Charles Sheeler (1883 - 1965)

Charles Sheeler (July 16, 1883 – May 7, 1965) was an American painter and commercial photographer. He is recognized as one of the founders of American modernism and one of the master photograp...

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Nicéphore Niépce (1765 - 1833)

Joseph Nicéphore Niépce était un ingénieur français, considéré comme étant l'inventeur de la photographie, appelée alors « proc�...

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Windland Smith Rice (1970 - 2005)

Sandra Windland "Wendy" Smith Rice (1970–2005) was an American photographer well known for her work in nature and animals. Biography Rice was the first child of Frederick W. Smith, founder...

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Sean Leslie Flynn (1941 - 1970)

He disappeared April 6, 1970, in Cambodia, age 28; declared legally dead in 1984) was an American actor and freelance photojournalist best known for his coverage of the Vietnam War. He started a news s...

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John Henry Saunders (1836 - 1890)

Hills & Saunders was one of the leading Victorian photographic firms, started as a partnership between Robert Hills & John Henry Saunders . They were social photographers with studios at different ti...

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Robert Hills (1821 - 1882)

Robert Hills died at Deepdale, Canterbury Road at the age of 61 on 27 July 1882 and was buried at St Sepulchre’s Cemetery on 31 July (burial recorded in the parish register of St Michael’...

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Laura Wilson MP

Laura Cunningham Wilson (born October 13, 1939) is an American photographer. Her photographs have appeared in the New York Times Magazine, the New Yorker, Vanity Fair, GQ, Wallpaper, Washington Post Ma...

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Marijane T. Lehr (1920 - 2007)

Birth: September 27, 1920 Centralia, Lewis, WA, USA Death: May 21, 2007 (86) Carol Stream, DuPage, IL, USA Immediate Family: Daughter of Erwin Cecil Trotter (1888-1977) Born in Neche, ND before ND wa...

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Laurie Simmons MP

From Wikipedia (English) : Laurie Simmons (born October 3, 1949) is an American artist, photographer and filmmaker currently working in New York and Northwestern Connecticut. Since the mid-1970s, Sim...

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Robert Wilson Ewing, III (1935 - 2007)

Robert Wilson Ewing III (May 25, 1935 – March 27, 2007) was a sports and underwater photographer for the Monroe News Star in Monroe, Louisiana. According to his obituary, Ewing performed free-...

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William Bambridge (1820 - 1879)

William Samuel Bambridge (19 March 1820 – 1 May 1879) was a school-teacher who accompanied George Augustus Selwyn and William Charles Cotton in the Te Waimate mission, New Zealand before returni...

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John Swope (1908 - 1979)

) John Swope (August 23, 1908 – May 11, 1979) was a photographer for Life Magazine, and a pilot.

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Frances Benjamin Johnston (1864 - 1952)

Frances "Fannie" Benjamin Johnston (15 January 1864 – 16 May 1952) was one of the earliest American female photographers and photojournalists. She was a pioneering photojournalist and docu...

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Patti Smith MP

Patricia Lee "Patti" Smith (born December 30, 1946) is an American singer-songwriter, poet and visual artist who became a highly influential component of the New York City punk rock movement with her 1...

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Inge Morath (1923 - 2002)

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Louis Daguerre MP (1787 - 1851)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Louis-Jacques-Mandé Daguerre (18 November 1787 – 10 July 1851) was a French artist and physicist, recognized for his invention of the daguerreotype...

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Asahel Curtis (1874 - 1941)

Asahel Curtis (1874–1941) was a Pacific Northwest photographer.

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Edward S. Curtis (1868 - 1952)

Edward Sheriff Curtis (February 16, 1868 – October 19, 1952) was an ethnologist and photographer of the American West and of Native American peoples. Image gallery Edward Sheriff Curtis ...

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William James Stillman (1828 - 1901)

William James Stillman was a noted painter and journalist and was listed in Who's Who in America. William James Stillman served as US Consul in Rome, Italy during 1861-1865 and in Crete during 1865...

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Frank A. Rinehart (1861 - 1928)

Frank Albert Rinehart (February 12, 1861–December 17, 1928) was an American artist famous for his photography capturing Native American personalities and scenes, especially portrait settings of ...

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Laura Gilpin MP (1891 - 1979)

Laura Gilpin (April 22, 1891 – November 30, 1979) was an American photographer known for her photographs of Native Americans, particularly the Navajo and Pueblo, and her Southwestern landscapes....

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Sarah Choate Sears (1858 - 1935)

Sarah Choate Sears (1858–1935) was an American art collector, art patron, cultural entrepreneur, artist and photographer. Early life Sears, née Sarah Carlisle Choate, was born in Ca...

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Dorothy Benrimo (1903 - 1977)

Painter, Author - "Camposantos, A Photographic Essay" Notes From eBay 2011 "You will be bidding on a VERY SCARCE Studio Hand Crafted Pin / Brooch. It is a vintage piece signed by "D. Benrimo", Do...

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Galen Rowell (1940 - 2002)

Galen Avery Rowell (August 23, 1940 – August 11, 2002) was a wilderness photographer and climber. Born in Oakland, California, he became a full-time photographer in 1972. Early life and educ...

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Marjorie Toomer (1895 - 1984)

Marjorie Content (1895–1984) was an American photographer active in modernist social and artistic circles. Her husbands included Harold Loeb, the editor of the avant-garde journal, Broom, and ...

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Julia Margaret Cameron (1815 - 1879)

Julia Margaret Pattle , Photographer. Oxford DNB: She was not the only Victorian woman photographer, but for most others,however enthusiastic, photography was primarily a means of creating a family...

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Bradford Washburn MP (1910 - 2007)

From Wikipedia : Henry Bradford Washburn, Jr. (June 7, 1910 – January 10, 2007) was an American explorer, mountaineer, photographer, and cartographer. He established the Boston Museum of Scien...

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Kate Barry (1967 - 2013)

“We’re like the Redgraves, except that we all have different names,” Judy Campbell, Birkin’s mother, once famously remarked of her talented clan. The same might be said of B...

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Jacob August Riis MP (1849 - 1914)

Jacob August Riis (May 3, 1849 – May 26, 1914) was a Danish American social reformer, "muckraking" journalist and social documentary photographer. He is known for using his photographic and jo...

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Mary Countess of Rosse (1813 - 1885)

Mary Rosse, Countess of Rosse (née Mary Field) (1813-1885), was a British amateur astronomer and pioneering photographer. She was one of the early practitioners of making photographs from waxe...

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Dorothea Lange (1895 - 1965)

Dorothea Lange (May 26, 1895 – October 11, 1965) was an influential American documentary photographer and photojournalist, best known for her Depression-era work for the Farm Security Administ...

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Cole Weston (1919 - 2003)

Cole Weston (January 30, 1919 - April 20, 2003) was the youngest son of photographer Edward Weston and brother of photographer Brett Weston. He dedicated his life to photography and the theater. ...

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Brett Weston (1911 - 1993)

Brett Weston (originally Theodore Brett Weston; December 16, 1911, Los Angeles–January 22, 1993, Hawaii) was an American photographer. Van Deren Coke described Brett Weston as the "child gen...

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Edward Henry Weston (1886 - 1958)

Edward Henry Weston (March 24, 1886 – January 1, 1958) was a 20th-century American photographer. He has been called "one of the most innovative and influential American photographers…...

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Lewis Wickes Hine (1874 - 1940)

Lewis Wickes Hine (September 26, 1874 – November 3, 1940) was an American sociologist and photographer. Hine used his camera as a tool for social reform. His photographs were instrumental in c...

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George S. Cook (1819 - 1902)

Photo: George S. Cook is in the center George Smith Cook (February 23, 1819 – November 27, 1902) was a prominent early American photographer. Biography He was born on February 23, 18...

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Andrew J. Russell (1829 - 1902)

Andrew Joseph Russell (20 March 1829, Walpole, New Hampshire–22 September 1902, Brooklyn, New York) was a 19th-century American photographer of the Civil War and Union Pacific Railroad. Russ...

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Mathew B. Brady, Father of Photojournalism MP (c.1822 - 1896)

"My greatest aim has been to advance the art of photography and to make it what I think I have, a great and truthful medium of history." - Mathew B. Brady Mathew B. Brady (ca. 1822 – January...

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Levin Corbin Handy (1855 - 1932)

Levin Corbin Handy (August 1855 – March 26, 1932) was an American photographer who worked during the 19th and early 20th century. Civil War photographer Mathew Brady was Handy's uncle by m...

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George Edward Anderson (1860 - 1928)

George Edward Anderson (October 28, 1860 – May 9, 1928) was an early American photographer known for his portraiture and documentary photographs of early Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day...

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Charles Roscoe Savage MP (1832 - 1909)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Charles Roscoe Savage (August 16, 1832 – February 4, 1909) was a British-born landscape and portrait photographer who produced images of the American West....

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Marion Post Wolcott (1910 - 1990)

Marion Post (June 7, 1910 - November 24, 1990), later Marion Post Wolcott, was a noted American photographer who worked for the Farm Security Administration during the Great Depression documenting po...

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William Henry Jackson (1843 - 1942)

William Henry Jackson (April 4, 1843 – June 30, 1942) was an American painter, Civil War veteran, geological survey photographer and an explorer famous for his images of the American West. He ...

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Lewis Carroll MP (1832 - 1898)

Lewis Carroll Society " Lewis Carroll ", Westminster Abbey Charles Lutwidge Dodgson ( 27 January 1832 – 14 January 1898), better known by the pseudonym Lewis Carroll , was an English autho...

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Sir Cecil Beaton MP (1904 - 1980)

Sir Cecil Beaton, CBE, was an English fashion and portrait photographer, diarist, painter, interior designer and an Academy Award-winning stage and costume designer for films and the theatre. He was na...

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Carl Akeley ("father of modern taxidermy") (1864 - 1926)

Carl Ethan Akeley (19 May 1864 - 18 November 1926) was a taxidermist, sculptor, biologist, conservationist, inventor, and nature photographer, noted for his contributions to American museums, most no...

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Matthew Fortescue Moresby (1827 - 1919)

Matthew Fortescue Moresby (1827–1919) was secretary to his father until he moved to Sydney, New South Wales where he became a well known painter and photographer. Sketcher, amateur photographe...

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Eadweard Muybridge MP (1830 - 1904)

Eadweard James Muybridge (pron.: /ˌɛdwərd ˈmaɪbrɪdʒ/; 9 April 1830 – 8 May 1904) was an English photographer important for his pioneering work ...

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Gordon Roger Alexander Buchanan Parks MP (1912 - 2006)

Gordon Roger Alexander Buchanan Parks (November 30, 1912 – March 7, 2006) was a groundbreaking American photographer, musician, writer and film director. He is best remembered for his photogra...

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Colonel Leavitt Hunt (USA) (1831 - 1907)

Col. Leavitt Hunt (1831–February 16, 1907) was a Harvard-educated attorney and photography pioneer who was one of the first people to photograph the Middle East. He and a companion, Nathan Fli...

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Margaret Bourke-White MP (1904 - 1971)

Margaret Bourke-White ( /ˌbɜrkˈhwaɪt/; June 14, 1904 – August 27, 1971) was an American photographer and documentary photographer. She is best known as the first fo...

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Sergio Larraín Echenique MP (1931 - 2012)

Su padre fue el arquitecto Sergio Larraín García-Moreno, quien gozó de gran prestigio como autor modernista y fue fundador del Museo Chileno de Arte Precolombino. A los dieciocho a...

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Pedro II de Bragança e Bourbon, Imperador do Brasil MP (1825 - 1891)

pt.wikipedia.org Pedro II do Brasil... ; en.wikipedia.org Pedro II of Brazil.... ; Pedro II de Alcântara Imperador do Brasil Origem: Wikipédia, a enciclopédia livre. Dom Pe...

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Henri Cartier-Bresson (1908 - 2004)

Henri Cartier-Bresson (August 22, 1908 – August 3, 2004) was a French photographer considered to be the father of modern photojournalism. He was an early adopter of 35 mm format, and the maste...

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Ansel Easton Adams MP (1902 - 1984)

Ansel Easton Adams was an American photographer and environmentalist, best known for his black-and-white photographs of the American West, especially in Yosemite National Park. One of his most famous p...

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Richard Avedon MP (1923 - 2004)

Richard Avedon (May 15, 1923 – October 1, 2004) was born in New York City to a Jewish Russian family and it is said that "his fashion and portrait photographs helped define America's image of st...

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