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Ben Watts MP

New York, United States

New York, United States

Ben Watts is a British-Australian photographer based in New York, whose work has been published in various international fashion magazines, such as Elle , Vogue , Harper's Bazaar , Vanity Fair and Cond...

5/27/2013 2/6/2016

Paul Strand (1890 - 1976)

Paul Strand (October 16, 1890 – March 31, 1976) was an American photographer and filmmaker who, along with fellow modernist photographers like Alfred Stieglitz and Edward Weston, helped establ...

1/4/2016 1/4/2016

Henry P. Draper MP (1837 - 1882)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Henry Draper (March 7, 1837 – November 20, 1882) was an American doctor and amateur astronomer. He is best known today as a pioneer of astrophotography. ...

7/6/2013 12/30/2015

John William Draper MP (1811 - 1882)

John William Draper (May 5, 1811 – January 4, 1882) was an English-American scientist, philosopher, physician, chemist, historian and photographer. He is credited with producing the first clea...

7/6/2013 12/30/2015

John Lupton (1833 - 1897)

From Los Angeles Express, Tuesday, January 12. 1909; pg. 6 The approach of the birthday anniversary of Lincoln brings to light the fact that a historical oil portrait of the martyred president, on wh...

2/23/2013 11/28/2015

Slim Aarons MP (1916 - 2006)

Slim Aarons, born George Allen Aarons (October 29, 1916 – May 29, 2006), was an American photographer noted for photographing socialites, jet-setters and celebrities.

9/16/2007 10/9/2015

Helmut Newton (1920 - 2004)

Wikipedia: Helmut Newton (born Helmut Neustädter; 31 October 1920 – 23 January 2004) was a German-Australian photographer. He was a "prolific, widely imitated fashion photographer whose...

9/21/2015 9/21/2015

Hugo van Lawick MP (1937 - 2002)

Hugo Arndt Rodolf, Baron van Lawick (10 April 1937–2 June 2002), known as Hugo van Lawick, was a Dutch wildlife filmmaker and photographer. Through his still photographs and films, van Lawick ...

11/10/2010 9/15/2015

Ella Maillart (1903 - 1997)

"Kini"

"I am glad that I left home when I was young and followed the wake of the subtle Ulysses, glad to have lived the sea and the desert instead of helping father to air the silky softness of the deep seals...

7/8/2015 7/8/2015

C. Cameron Macauley (1923 - 2007)

Charles Cameron Macauley (October 20, 1923 – May 17, 2007) was a photographer, filmmaker and educator noted for his prize winning still photographs, his ethnographic films and his expertise on...

6/17/2015 6/17/2015

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...

5/28/2015 5/28/2015

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 ...

5/10/2015 5/10/2015

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 ...

3/15/2012 5/10/2015

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...

3/15/2012 5/10/2015

Robert Mapplethorpe MP (1946 - 1989)

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7/31/2014 5/10/2015

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...

12/7/2014 5/4/2015

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...

5/2/2015 5/2/2015

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, ...

4/23/2015 4/23/2015

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...

11/16/2007 4/20/2015

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...

10/18/2012 4/15/2015

Alfred Eisenstaedt MP (1898 - 1995)

"Eisie"

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...

12/6/2014 4/12/2015

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...

12/30/2014 4/10/2015

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]...

1/9/2010 4/9/2015

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...

12/2/2010 4/9/2015

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...

12/20/2010 4/8/2015

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...

4/6/2015 4/6/2015

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

10/1/2014 3/29/2015

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...

3/25/2015 3/25/2015

Nicéphore Niépce (1765 - 1833)

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

3/6/2015 3/6/2015

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...

3/2/2015 3/2/2015

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...

7/20/2008 3/2/2015

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...

1/12/2015 1/12/2015

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’...

1/12/2015 1/12/2015

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...

12/31/2014 1/1/2015

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...

10/16/2009 12/21/2014

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...

1/19/2010 12/20/2014

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-...

12/18/2014 12/18/2014

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...

12/16/2014 12/16/2014

John Swope (1908 - 1979)

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

11/2/2014 11/2/2014

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...

7/16/2014 8/2/2014

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...

6/24/2013 7/31/2014

Inge Morath (1923 - 2002)

6/25/2007 6/28/2014

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...

10/22/2012 6/17/2014

Asahel Curtis (1874 - 1941)

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

5/21/2014 5/21/2014

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 ...

5/21/2014 5/21/2014

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...

9/23/2009 5/21/2014

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 ...

5/16/2014 5/16/2014

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....

5/6/2014 5/6/2014

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...

4/26/2014 4/26/2014

Dorothy S. Benrimo (1903 - 1977)

"note: maiden name possibly Schmalhorst"

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...

3/10/2014 3/10/2014

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...

2/19/2014 2/19/2014

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 ...

10/4/2010 2/16/2014

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...

8/22/2009 2/12/2014

Bradford Washburn MP (1910 - 2007)

"Bradford Washburn"

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...

2/12/2014 2/12/2014

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...

4/22/2010 1/4/2014

Jacob August Riis MP (1849 - 1914)

"Jake"

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...

9/16/2007 11/21/2013

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...

6/23/2008 8/24/2013

Dorothea Lange (1895 - 1965)

"Dorothea Lange"

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...

2/23/2012 7/2/2013

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. ...

10/1/2010 6/30/2013

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...

10/1/2010 6/30/2013

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…...

2/10/2009 6/29/2013

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...

6/29/2013 6/29/2013

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...

4/22/2013 4/22/2013

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...

4/22/2013 4/22/2013

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

"Father of Photojournalism"

"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...

4/22/2013 4/22/2013

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...

4/22/2013 4/22/2013

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...

4/22/2013 4/22/2013

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....

11/2/2008 4/22/2013

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...

4/22/2013 4/22/2013

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 ...

3/23/2012 4/22/2013

Lewis Carroll MP 100 (1832 - 1898)

"LEWIS CARROLL who wrote ALICE IN WONDERLAND"

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 a...

8/22/2009 4/22/2013

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...

12/8/2010 4/21/2013

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...

3/28/2013 3/28/2013

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...

2/9/2013 2/9/2013

Eadweard Muybridge MP (1830 - 1904)

"Eadweard", "Muybridge"

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

2/2/2013 2/2/2013

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...

12/14/2012 12/14/2012

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...

9/8/2011 12/9/2012

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...

11/10/2011 12/9/2012

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...

3/26/2008 12/7/2012

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

"o Magnânimo", "D. Pedro II", "Magnânimo"

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...

6/8/2007 10/19/2012

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...

6/18/2012 10/10/2012

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...

2/24/2009 10/10/2012

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...

1/28/2009 10/10/2012