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

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

Edward Steichen Edward Steichen
27 March 1879, American
Photographer
Henry Fox TalbotHenry Fox Talbot
11 February 1800, British
Inventor

Alfred EisenstaedtAlfred Eisenstaedt
06 December 1898, German
Father of Photojournalism
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

Auguste LumièreAuguste Lumière
19 October 1862, French
Inventor of cinematograph

Andre KerteszAndre Kertesz
02 July 1894, Hungarian
Photographer
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

Guillermo KahloGuillermo Kahlo
26 October 1871, Mexican
Photographer
Naser al-Din Shah QajarNaser al-Din Shah Qajar
16 July 1831, Iranian
King

WeegeeWeegee
12 June 1899, American
Photographer, Photojournalist, Journalist
Edward S. CurtisEdward S. Curtis
16 February 1868, American
Photographer, Anthropologist

Julia Margaret CameronJulia Margaret Cameron
11 June 1815, British
Photographer

László Moholy-NagyLászló Moholy-Nagy
20 July 1895, Hungarian
Photographer
George GroszGeorge Grosz
26 July 1893, German, American
Painter, Draughtsperson, Photographer, University

Lewis HineLewis Hine
26 September 1874, American
Sociologist
NadarNadar
06 April 1820, French
Photographer

Nickolas MurayNickolas Muray
15 February 1892, American
Photographer, Fencer

Claude CahunClaude Cahun
25 October 1894, French
Artist, Photographer, Writer
Robert CorneliusRobert Cornelius
01 March 1809, American
Photographer

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Alexander RodchenkoAlexander Rodchenko
05 December 1891, Russian
Painter, Photographer, Sculptor, Architect,
John HeartfieldJohn Heartfield
19 June 1891, German
Photographer, Painter, Poster artist

Theo van DoesburgTheo van Doesburg
30 August 1883, Dutch
Poet, Painter, Architect, Writer, Graphic

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

Tina ModottiTina Modotti
17 August 1896, Italian
Photographer
William Friese-GreeneWilliam Friese-Greene
07 September 1855, British
Photographer, Inventor
Imogen CunninghamImogen Cunningham
12 April 1883, American
Photographer

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

Gene Stratton-PorterGene Stratton-Porter
17 August 1863, American
Author

Eugène AtgetEugène Atget
12 February 1857, French
Photographer, Artist
Frank HurleyFrank Hurley
15 October 1885, Australian
Explorer, Photographer, War photographer,

Karl BlossfeldtKarl Blossfeldt
13 June 1864, German
photographer, sculptor, professor

Stanisław Ignacy WitkiewiczStanisław Ignacy Witkiewicz
24 February 1885, Polish
Writer

Ben ShahnBen Shahn
12 September 1898, American
Photographer, Painter

Paul StrandPaul Strand
16 October 1890, American
Photographer, Film director, Cinematographer
Charles DemuthCharles Demuth
08 November 1883, American
Painter, Photographer

William Henry JacksonWilliam Henry Jackson
04 April 1843, American
Painter, Photographer, Explorer, Artist,
Carl AkeleyCarl Akeley
19 May 1864, American
Taxidermist

Roger FentonRoger Fenton
28 March 1819, British
Photographer

William Kennedy DicksonWilliam Kennedy Dickson
03 August 1860, British
Inventor, Film director, Film producer,
James Van Der ZeeJames Van Der Zee
29 June 1886, American
Photographer

Gertrude KäsebierGertrude Käsebier
18 May 1852, American
Photographer
Laura GilpinLaura Gilpin
22 April 1891, American
Photographer

Gilbert Hovey GrosvenorGilbert Hovey Grosvenor
28 October 1875, American
Photojournalist

Marian Hooper AdamsMarian Hooper Adams
13 September 1843, American
Socialite

Charles SheelerCharles Sheeler
16 July 1883, American
Artist

Duchenne de BoulogneDuchenne de Boulogne
17 September 1806, French
Photographer, Neurologist, Physician
Hubert WilkinsHubert Wilkins
31 October 1888, Australian
Explorer

Wilson BentleyWilson Bentley
09 February 1865, American
Farmer, Photographer, Meteorologist

Frederick Scott ArcherFrederick Scott Archer
1813 AD, British
Photographer

Frederick RolfeFrederick Rolfe
22 July 1860, British
Writer
Fernand KhnopffFernand Khnopff
12 September 1858, Belgian
Painter, Sculptor, Photographer, Philosopher,

Arthur Wesley DowArthur Wesley Dow
06 April 1857, American
Artist
Clarence Hudson WhiteClarence Hudson White
08 April 1871, American
Photographer

Carleton WatkinsCarleton Watkins
11 November 1829, American
Photographer

Oscar Gustave RejlanderOscar Gustave Rejlander
19 October 1813, British
Photographer
Gustave Le GrayGustave Le Gray
30 August 1820, French
Photographer

Oskar BarnackOskar Barnack
01 November 1879, German
Inventor
Alvin Langdon CoburnAlvin Langdon Coburn
11 June 1882, British, American
Photographer

Charles-Émile ReynaudCharles-Émile Reynaud
08 December 1844, French
Draughtsperson, Photographer, Film director,

Henry Peach RobinsonHenry Peach Robinson
09 July 1830
Photographer
Napoleon SaronyNapoleon Sarony
1821 AD, Canadian
lithographer, photographer

Yasuo KuniyoshiYasuo Kuniyoshi
01 September 1889, Japanese, American
Painter
Maxime Du CampMaxime Du Camp
08 February 1822, French
Writer

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

Peter Henry EmersonPeter Henry Emerson
13 May 1856, British
Photographer

Erich SalomonErich Salomon
28 April 1886, German
Photographer
Erwin BlumenfeldErwin Blumenfeld
26 January 1897, German
Photographer
Bernard CourtoisBernard Courtois
08 February 1777, French
Chemist

Medardo RossoMedardo Rosso
21 June 1858, French, Italian
Sculptor

Lucia MoholyLucia Moholy
18 January 1894, Czech
Photographer

Albert Renger-PatzschAlbert Renger-Patzsch
22 June 1897, German
Photographer
Ilse BingIlse Bing
23 March 1899, German
Photographer

Warren De la RueWarren De la Rue
15 January 1815, Guernsey, British
Astronomer

Jessie Tarbox BealsJessie Tarbox Beals
23 December 1870, Canadian, American
Photographer

Louis Arthur Ducos du HauronLouis Arthur Ducos du Hauron
08 December 1837, French
Photographer

Tōyō MiyatakeTōyō Miyatake
1895 AD, American
photographer
Eliza Ruhamah ScidmoreEliza Ruhamah Scidmore
14 October 1856
Writer

George N. BarnardGeorge N. Barnard
23 December 1819, American
Photographer
Doris UlmannDoris Ulmann
29 May 1882, American
Photographer

Charles NègreCharles Nègre
09 May 1820, French
Photographer
Frederic Eugene IvesFrederic Eugene Ives
17 February 1856, American
Inventor
Frederick H. EvansFrederick H. Evans
26 June 1853, British
Photographer