masters of photography

Peter Lindbergh

Peter Lindbergh (born 23 November 1944) is a German photographer and film director. Lindbergh is known for his cinematic images. Lindbergh introduced a form ... Read More...

Vivian Maier

Vivian Maier (February 1, 1926 – April 21, 2009) was an American street photographer born in New York City. Although born in the U.S., it was in France that Mai... Read More...

Raghu Rai

Raghu Rai (born 1942) is an Indian photographer and photojournalist. He was a protégé of Henri Cartier-Bresson, who appointed Rai, then a young photojournalist,... Read More...

Elliott Erwitt

Elliott Erwitt (born 26 July 1928) is an American advertising and documentary photographer known for his black and white candid shots of ironic and absurd situa... Read More...

Bernd and Hilla Becher

Bernd Becher (August 20, 1931 – June 22, 2007), and Hilla Becher (September 2, 1934 – October 10, 2015), were German conceptual artists and photographers workin... Read More...

Berenice Abbott

Berenice Abbott (July 17, 1898 – December 9, 1991) was an American photographer best known for her portraits of between-the-wars 20th century cultural figures, ... Read More...

Walker Evans

Walker Evans (November 3, 1903 – April 10, 1975) was an American photographer and photojournalist best known for his work for the Farm Security Administration (... Read More...

Bruno Braquehais

Auguste Bruno Braquehais (January 28, 1823 – February 13, 1875) was a French photographer active primarily in Paris in the mid-19th century. His photographic wo... Read More...

Henri Cartier-Bresson

Henri Cartier-Bresson (August 22, 1908 – August 3, 2004) was a French humanist photographer considered a master of candid photography, and an early user of 35 m... Read More...