noteworthy photographers

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  • Matthew Brady

    Matthew Brady
    Matthew Brady was a well known photographer and best known for his civil war work.
  • Alfred Stieglitz

    Alfred Stieglitz
    A huge influence on modern art in America, Alfred Stieglitz's was way more than just an art dealer he was also an exhibition organizer, publisher, and editor.
  • James Van Der Zee

    James Van Der Zee
    James Van Der Zee was known for his Harlem based photography and pictures capturing African-Americans.
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  • Dorothea Lange

    Dorothea Lange
    She was a photographer whos portraiture work on the great depression had a huge effect on America.
  • Weegee (Arthur Fellig)

    Weegee (Arthur Fellig)
    Wee gee was a photographer known for his photography on New York crime scenes.
  • Ansel Adams

    Ansel Adams
    Ansel Adams was an American photographer best known for his images of the American west.
  • Margaret Bourke-White

    Margaret Bourke-White
    Margaret Bourke-White was an American photographer, she was one of the most famous and most successful photographers of her time. She had a humanitarian approach to her photos.
  • Philippe Halsman

    Philippe Halsman
    Capturing the essence of those he photographed was his lifes work. Halsmans approach to bring subjects into focus as they moved before the camera.
  • Gordon Parks

    Gordon Parks
    Gordon was a world-renowned photographer, writer, composer, and filmmaker known for his work all around.
  • Diane Arbus

    Diane Arbus
    Photographer Diane Arbus's distinctive portraits showed the world and how crazy (and beautiful) New Yorkers were in the 1950's and 60's.
  • Jerry Uelsmann

    Jerry Uelsmann
    Jerry Uelsmann was an American Photographer known for his surreal images, they made the viewers think deeply and conveys deep moods.
  • Annie Leibovitz

    Annie Leibovitz
    Annie Leibovitz was a photographer for Rolling Stone, she was known for her iconic photo of John Lennon and Yoko Ono.
  • Steve McCurry

    Steve McCurry
    Steve has been one of the most cultural photojournalists, he has shot photos in 6 different continents and captures the culture and life in each photo he takes.
  • Ed Kashi

    Ed Kashi
    Ed Kashi is a photojournalist, he likes capturing the sensitive emotions in tragic conditions that humans go through.
  • Lewis Hine

    Lewis Hine
    Lewis Hine was a well known photographer for the photography of the child labor issues.