Find out more about the greatest 20th Century Photographers, including Annie Leibovitz, Ansel Adams, Helena Christensen, Jacques Cousteau and Robert Mapplethorpe.
Antony Armstrong-Jones, 1st Earl of SnowdonAntony Armstrong-Jones, 1st Earl of Snowdon
07 March 1930, British
Dennis HopperDennis Hopper
17 May 1936, American

Linda Louise McCartneyLinda McCartney
24 September 1941, American
Photographer, Musician

Helena ChristensenHelena Christensen
25 December 1968, Danish
Danish photographer

Ansel AdamsAnsel Adams
20 February 1902, American

Alexandra HedisonAlexandra Hedison
10 July 1969, American
Photographer, Actress, Director
Annie LeibovitzAnnie Leibovitz
02 October 1949, American
Portrait Photographer

David HockneyDavid Hockney
09 July 1937, British

Susan MikulaSusan Mikula
1958 AD, American
Photographer, Rachel Maddow’s Partner

Kevin CarterKevin Carter
13 September 1960, South African
Ai WeiweiAi Weiwei
28 August 1957, Chinese

Diane ArbusDiane Arbus
14 March 1923, American
Cynthia DanielCynthia Daniel
17 March 1976, American

Robert CapaRobert Capa
22 October 1913, Hungarian

Henri Cartier-BressonHenri Cartier-Bresson
22 August 1908, French
Photographer and Painter
Andy GoldsworthyAndy Goldsworthy
26 July 1956, British
Sculptor & Photographer

Barret OliverBarret Oliver
24 August 1973, American
Richard AvedonRichard Avedon
15 May 1923, American

Russ MeyerRuss Meyer
21 March 1922, American

Arlene AldaArlene Alda
12 March 1933, American
Musician, Photographer, Writer
Cecil BeatonCecil Beaton
14 January 1904, British

Helmut NewtonHelmut Newton
31 October 1920, Australian, German
Fashion Photographer
Shirin NeshatShirin Neshat
26 March 1957, Iranian
Artist, Activist

Mario TestinoMario Testino
30 October 1954, British
Fashion Photographer

Philippe HalsmanPhilippe Halsman
02 May 1906, American

Alberto KordaAlberto Korda
14 September 1928, Cuban
Aaron SiskindAaron Siskind
04 December 1903, American
Barry BishopBarry Bishop
13 January 1932, American
Mountaineer, Photographer, Geographer

Jordan MatterJordan Matter
06 October 1966, American
Photographer, Author

Gisela GettyGisela Getty
03 April 1949, German

Tasya van ReeTasya van Ree
30 April 1976, American
Dmitry MedvedevDmitry Medvedev
14 September 1965, Russian
Jurist, Politician, Photographer, Blogger, Lawyer,

Robert MapplethorpeRobert Mapplethorpe
04 November 1946, American
Photographer, Film director

Josh GatesJosh Gates
10 August 1977, American
Explorer, Photographer

Leni RiefenstahlLeni Riefenstahl
22 August 1902, German
Film director, Actor, Photographer, Film producer,

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Gina LollobrigidaGina Lollobrigida
04 July 1927, Italian
Actor, Photographer, Sculptor, Journalist
Penny LancasterPenny Lancaster
15 March 1971, British
Model, Photographer

Chris JaggerChris Jagger
19 December 1947, British
Musician, Photographer, Music journalist
Jean BaudrillardJean Baudrillard
27 July 1929, French
Philosopher, photographer,Sociologist, Professor

Mark FiennesMark Fiennes
11 November 1933, British
Photographer, Illustrator

Dorothea LangeDorothea Lange
26 May 1895, American
Journalist, Photographer, Artist, Photojournalist
Mary McCartneyMary McCartney
28 August 1969, British

Melissa Auf der MaurMelissa Auf der Maur
17 March 1972, Canadian
Singer-songwriter, Photographer, Film producer,
Kevyn AucoinKevyn Aucoin
14 February 1962, American
Make-up artist, Photographer, Businessperson

Wim WendersWim Wenders
14 August 1945, German
Film director, Actor, Photographer, Screenwriter,

Cindy ShermanCindy Sherman
19 January 1954, American
Photographer, Film director

Hiam AbbassHiam Abbass
30 November 1960, French, Israeli
Actor, Film director, Photographer, Screenwriter,

Dora MaarDora Maar
22 November 1907, French
Photographer, Artist, Painter, Poet,
David BaileyDavid Bailey
02 January 1938, British

David LaChapelleDavid LaChapelle
11 March 1963, American

Sebastião SalgadoSebastião Salgado
08 February 1944, Brazilian
Photojournalist, Painter, Journalist

Yves KleinYves Klein
28 April 1928, French
Painter, Sculptor, Photographer
Don McCullinDon McCullin
09 October 1935, British
Autobiographer, War photographer, Journalist

Garry WinograndGarry Winogrand
14 January 1928, American
Hedi SlimaneHedi Slimane
05 July 1968, French
Grand couturier, Photographer, Designer

Steve McCurrySteve McCurry
24 February 1950, American
photojournalist, photographer, journalist

Lee MillerLee Miller
23 April 1907, American
War correspondent, Photographer, War photographer,
Francesca WoodmanFrancesca Woodman
03 April 1958, American

Dave Lee TravisDave Lee Travis
25 May 1945, British
Photographer, Television presenter, Radio
Paul SniderPaul Snider
15 April 1951, Canadian

Abbas KiarostamiAbbas Kiarostami
22 June 1940, Iranian
Film director, Screenwriter, Photographer, Film

Stephanie ShehStephanie Sheh
10 April 1977, American
Voice actor, Actor, Screenwriter, Audio engineer,
Astrid KirchherrAstrid Kirchherr
20 May 1938, German

Nan GoldinNan Goldin
12 September 1953, American
Sally MannSally Mann
01 May 1951, American

Pierre WoodmanPierre Woodman
29 April 1963, French
Adult Film Star, Film producer, Film director,

Davide SorrentiDavide Sorrenti
09 July 1976, American

Gilles BensimonGilles Bensimon
29 February 1944, French, American
Marella AgnelliMarella Agnelli
04 May 1927, Italian
Art collector, Autobiographer, Photographer,
Scarlet PageScarlet Page
24 March 1971, British

Margaret Bourke-WhiteMargaret Bourke-White
14 June 1904, American
Photographer, War photographer, Photojournalist,

William Cavendish, Earl of BurlingtonWilliam Cavendish, Earl of Burlington
06 June 1969, British

Robert FrankRobert Frank
09 November 1924, Swiss, American
Film director, Photographer, Cinematographer,
László Moholy-NagyLászló Moholy-Nagy
20 July 1895, Hungarian

Bob GuccioneBob Guccione
17 December 1930, American
Photographer, Film producer, Screenwriter

Martin ParrMartin Parr
23 May 1952, British
Photographer, Journalist

George GroszGeorge Grosz
26 July 1893, German, American
Painter, Draughtsperson, Photographer, University

Irving PennIrving Penn
16 June 1917, American
Andres SerranoAndres Serrano
15 August 1950, American

William EgglestonWilliam Eggleston
27 July 1939, American
Photographer, Artist
W. Eugene SmithW. Eugene Smith
30 December 1918, American
Photographer, Photojournalist, War photographer,

Tim HetheringtonTim Hetherington
05 December 1970, British, American
War correspondent, Photographer, Film director,

Jill GibsonJill Gibson
18 June 1942, American
Painter, Photographer, Singer, Songwriter
Chris MarkerChris Marker
29 July 1921, French
Film producer, Film critic, Film director,

Arthur ElgortArthur Elgort
08 June 1940, American
Richard PrinceRichard Prince
06 August 1949, American
Photographer, Painter

Ken OosterbroekKen Oosterbroek
14 February 1963, South African
Photographer, War photographer, Photojournalist,

Andreas GurskyAndreas Gursky
15 January 1955, German
Artist, Photographer, University teacher

Steven MeiselSteven Meisel
1954 AD, American
photographer, illustrator
Gunter SachsGunter Sachs
14 November 1932, Swiss, German
Film director, Photographer, Business magnate,

Walker EvansWalker Evans
03 November 1903, American
Photographer, Photojournalist, Journalist
Jennifer LyonJennifer Lyon
27 February 1972, American

David WojnarowiczDavid Wojnarowicz
14 September 1954, American
Photographer, Painter, Writer

Carlos SauraCarlos Saura
04 January 1932, Spanish
Film director, Screenwriter, Photographer, Writer

Laurie SimmonsLaurie Simmons
03 October 1949, American
Alexander RodchenkoAlexander Rodchenko
05 December 1891, Russian
Painter, Photographer, Sculptor, Architect,