Find out more about the greatest 19th Century Photographers, including Lewis Carroll, Man Ray, Eadweard Muybridge, Dorothea Lange and Alfred Stieglitz.
Lewis CarrollLewis Carroll
27 January 1832, British
Author, Mathematician and Photographer
Man RayMan Ray
27 August 1890, American
Modernist Artist

Auguste LumièreAuguste Lumière
19 October 1862, French
Inventor of cinematograph

Eadweard MuybridgeEadweard Muybridge
09 April 1830, British
Photographer

Alfred Stieglitz Alfred Stieglitz
01 January 1864, American
Photographer

Nicéphore NiépceNicéphore Niépce
07 March 1765, French
Creator of World's First Permanent Photographic
Constantin BrancusiConstantin Brâncuși
19 February 1876, Romanian
Sculptor

Louis DaguerreLouis Daguerre
18 November 1787, French
Artist

Edward WestonEdward Weston
24 March 1886, American
Photographer
Henry Fox TalbotHenry Fox Talbot
11 February 1800, British
Inventor

Edward Steichen Edward Steichen
27 March 1879, American
Photographer
Alfred EisenstaedtAlfred Eisenstaedt
06 December 1898, German
Father of Photojournalism

Andre KerteszAndre Kertesz
02 July 1894, Hungarian
Photographer

Berenice AbbottBerenice Abbott
17 July 1898, American
American photographer

BrassaiBrassaï
09 September 1899, French, Hungarian, Romanian
Photographer

Mário de AndradeMário de Andrade
09 October 1893, Brazilian
Poet
Tokugawa YoshinobuTokugawa Yoshinobu
28 October 1837, Japanese
Photographer, Shogun

Sukumar RaySukumar Ray
30 October 1887, Indian
Photographer, Poet, Writer, Illustrator,

Mathew BradyMathew Brady
18 May 1822, American
Photographer

WeegeeWeegee
12 June 1899, American
Photographer, Photojournalist, Journalist
Guillermo KahloGuillermo Kahlo
26 October 1871, Mexican
Photographer

László Moholy-NagyLászló Moholy-Nagy
20 July 1895, Hungarian
Photographer
Wilhelm HumboldtWilhelm Humboldt
18 September 1856, German
 

Lewis HineLewis Hine
26 September 1874, American
Sociologist

Julia Margaret CameronJulia Margaret Cameron
11 June 1815, British
Photographer
Alexander RodchenkoAlexander Rodchenko
05 December 1891, Russian
Painter, Photographer, Sculptor, Architect,

George GroszGeorge Grosz
26 July 1893, German, American
Painter, Draughtsperson, Photographer, University
Edward S. CurtisEdward S. Curtis
16 February 1868, American
Photographer, Anthropologist

Claude CahunClaude Cahun
25 October 1894, French
Artist, Photographer, Writer

Karl BlossfeldtKarl Blossfeldt
13 June 1864, German
photographer, sculptor, professor
Tina ModottiTina Modotti
17 August 1896, Italian
Photographer

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Wilson BentleyWilson Bentley
09 February 1865, American
Farmer, Photographer, Meteorologist
Theo van DoesburgTheo van Doesburg
30 August 1883, Dutch
Poet, Painter, Architect, Writer, Graphic

NadarNadar
06 April 1820, French
Photographer

Nickolas MurayNickolas Muray
15 February 1892, American
Photographer, Fencer

John HeartfieldJohn Heartfield
19 June 1891, German
Photographer, Painter, Poster artist
Robert CorneliusRobert Cornelius
01 March 1809, American
Photographer
Imogen CunninghamImogen Cunningham
12 April 1883, American
Photographer

Paul StrandPaul Strand
16 October 1890, American
Photographer, Film director, Cinematographer

E. J. BellocqE. J. Bellocq
1873 AD, American
photographer

Ben ShahnBen Shahn
12 September 1898, American
Photographer, Painter
Stanisław Ignacy WitkiewiczStanisław Ignacy Witkiewicz
24 February 1885, Polish
Writer

Eugène AtgetEugène Atget
12 February 1857, French
Photographer, Artist

Felice BeatoFelice Beato
1832 AD, British
photographer, journalist, war photographer,

Marian Hooper AdamsMarian Hooper Adams
13 September 1843, American
Socialite

Frank HurleyFrank Hurley
15 October 1885, Australian
Explorer, Photographer, War photographer,
Roger FentonRoger Fenton
28 March 1819, British
Photographer

Charles DemuthCharles Demuth
08 November 1883, American
Painter, Photographer
William Kennedy DicksonWilliam Kennedy Dickson
03 August 1860, British
Inventor, Film director, Film producer,

Alexander GardnerAlexander Gardner
17 October 1821, American
photographer, war photographer

James Van Der ZeeJames Van Der Zee
29 June 1886, American
Photographer
Gene Stratton-PorterGene Stratton-Porter
17 August 1863, American
Author

Charles-Émile ReynaudCharles-Émile Reynaud
08 December 1844, French
Draughtsperson, Photographer, Film director,
William Henry JacksonWilliam Henry Jackson
04 April 1843, American
Painter, Photographer, Explorer, Artist,

Duchenne de BoulogneDuchenne de Boulogne
17 September 1806, French
Photographer, Neurologist, Physician

Gertrude KäsebierGertrude Käsebier
18 May 1852, American
Photographer

Charles SheelerCharles Sheeler
16 July 1883, American
Artist

William Friese-GreeneWilliam Friese-Greene
07 September 1855, British
Photographer, Inventor
Timothy H. O'SullivanTimothy H. O'Sullivan
1840 AD, American
Photographer

Carl AkeleyCarl Akeley
19 May 1864, American
Taxidermist

Fernand KhnopffFernand Khnopff
12 September 1858, Belgian
Painter, Sculptor, Photographer, Philosopher,

Hubert WilkinsHubert Wilkins
31 October 1888, Australian
Explorer
Oscar Gustave RejlanderOscar Gustave Rejlander
19 October 1813, British
Photographer

Gilbert Hovey GrosvenorGilbert Hovey Grosvenor
28 October 1875, American
Photojournalist
Frederick RolfeFrederick Rolfe
22 July 1860, British
Writer

Jacques-Henri LartigueJacques-Henri Lartigue
13 June 1894, French
Photographer

Arthur Wesley DowArthur Wesley Dow
06 April 1857, American
Artist
Carleton WatkinsCarleton Watkins
11 November 1829, American
Photographer

Alvin Langdon CoburnAlvin Langdon Coburn
11 June 1882, British, American
Photographer
Henry Peach RobinsonHenry Peach Robinson
09 July 1830
Photographer

Oskar BarnackOskar Barnack
01 November 1879, German
Inventor

Gustave Le GrayGustave Le Gray
30 August 1820, French
Photographer
Clarence Hudson WhiteClarence Hudson White
08 April 1871, American
Photographer

Peter Henry EmersonPeter Henry Emerson
13 May 1856, British
Photographer
Napoleon SaronyNapoleon Sarony
1821 AD, Canadian
lithographer, photographer

Frederick Scott ArcherFrederick Scott Archer
1813 AD, British
Photographer

Erwin BlumenfeldErwin Blumenfeld
26 January 1897, German
Photographer

Maxime Du CampMaxime Du Camp
08 February 1822, French
Writer
Yasuo KuniyoshiYasuo Kuniyoshi
01 September 1889, Japanese, American
Painter
Bernard CourtoisBernard Courtois
08 February 1777, French
Chemist

Lucia MoholyLucia Moholy
18 January 1894, Czech
Photographer

Erich SalomonErich Salomon
28 April 1886, German
Photographer

Albert Renger-PatzschAlbert Renger-Patzsch
22 June 1897, German
Photographer
Warren De la RueWarren De la Rue
15 January 1815, Guernsey, British
Astronomer

Henri-Victor RegnaultHenri-Victor Regnault
21 July 1810, German, French
Chemist

André-Adolphe-Eugène DisdériAndré-Adolphe-Eugène Disdéri
28 March 1819, French
Photographer

Laura GilpinLaura Gilpin
22 April 1891, American
Photographer

Ilse BingIlse Bing
23 March 1899, German
Photographer
Medardo RossoMedardo Rosso
21 June 1858, French, Italian
Sculptor

Jessie Tarbox BealsJessie Tarbox Beals
23 December 1870, American
Photographer
Frederick H. EvansFrederick H. Evans
26 June 1853, British
Photographer

Tōyō MiyatakeTōyō Miyatake
1895 AD, American
photographer
Charles NègreCharles Nègre
09 May 1820, French
Photographer
Louis Arthur Ducos du HauronLouis Arthur Ducos du Hauron
08 December 1837, French
Photographer