British Female Photographers

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Mary McCartney
(Photographer)
Mary McCartney
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Birthdate: August 28, 1969
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: London

Mary McCartney is a British photographer best known as the daughter of Linda and Paul McCartney. McCartney is credited with capturing portraits of popular personalities like Jude Law, Ralph Fiennes, and Sam Taylor-Wood. Apart from being a photographer, Mary McCartney is also an animal rights activist. She is a Global Ambassador for initiatives like Green Monday and Meat Free Monday.

Minnie Weisz
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Minnie Weisz is an English visual artist and photographer. Weisz specializes in a technique called camera obscura which she uses to turn rooms into cameras. Minnie Weisz is also known as the younger sister of Academy Award-winning actress Rachel Weisz.

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Julia Margaret Cameron
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Birthdate: June 11, 1815
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Kolkata
Died: January 26, 1879

Julia Margaret Cameron was a British photographer best remembered for her close-up portraits of popular Victorian men. Widely regarded as one of the 19th century's most important portraitists, Cameron is credited with capturing the beauty and innocence of children, women, and men. Julia Margaret Cameron is also credited with popularizing the close-ups in photography.

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Amanda de Cadenet
(Photographer, Actress and Television Presenter)
Amanda de Cadenet
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Birthdate: May 19, 1972
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Hampstead, London, England

Amanda de Cadenet is an English author, photographer, and media personality. As a photographer, De Cadenet has worked for popular magazines like Harper’s Bazaar, Jane, and Spin. Amanda de Cadenet has also appeared in a couple of films like Grace of My Heart and The Rachel Papers.

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Scarlet Page
(Photographer)
Scarlet Page
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Birthdate: March 24, 1971
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: London, England

Scarlet Page is a British photographer best known as the daughter of popular musician and multi-instrumentalist Jimmy Page. Over the years, Scarlet Page has worked for popular publications like Raw Magazine. She has also been involved in projects with celebrities and bands like Robbie Williams, The Rolling Stones, The Black Crowes, and Linkin Park. 

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Suze Randall
(Nurse, Photographer, Model, Director, Glamour model)
Suze Randall
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Birthdate: May 18, 1946
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Worcester

Suze Randall is an English photographer, model, and pornographer. Randall worked as a staff photographer for Hustler and Playboy, becoming the first woman staff photographer for both the publications. In 1980, she directed a pornographic film titled Kiss and Tell, becoming one of the earliest woman porn film directors. Suze Randall has also modeled for magazines like Hustler and Playboy.

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Pamella Bordes
(photographer, beauty pageant contestant)
Pamella Bordes
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Birthdate: 1961 AD
Birthplace: New Delhi

Pamella Bordes is an Indian former beauty queen and photographer. Before starting her career in photography, Bordes was a beauty pageant contestant. In 1982, she won the Miss India title and went on to represent India at the 1982 Miss Universe pageant. She then took to photography after studying in New York's International Center of Photography.

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Alison Lapper
(Mouth & Foot Painting Artist)
Alison Lapper
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Birthdate: April 7, 1965
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire, England

Alison Lapper is a British artist who uses art forms like painting, digital imaging, and photography to question physical beauty and normality. Born with a condition called phocomelia, Lapper often uses herself as a subject. Lapper achieved national recognition when she posed for Marc Quinn's sculpture. Titled Alison Lapper Pregnant, the sculpture occupied the fourth plinth between 2005 and 2007.

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Deborah Anderson
(Photographer, Singer)
Deborah Anderson
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Birthdate: December 16, 1970
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: London

Deborah Anderson is an English photographer, musician, and film director. She is best known for directing a critically acclaimed documentary film titled Aroused, which features interviews of 16 famous adult film actresses. As a photographer, Deborah Anderson's work has been featured in popular magazines like Vogue and Cosmopolitan.

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Fay Godwin
(Photographer)
Fay Godwin
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Birthdate: February 17, 1931
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Berlin
Died: May 27, 2005

Fay Godwin was a British photographer best remembered for her black-and-white photographs of landscapes of the British coast and countryside. A prolific publisher, Godwin went on to become one of Britain's most renowned landscape photographers. Fay Godwin was the subject of a documentary that was featured on The South Bank Show.

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Elsbeth Juda
(Photographer, Art collector, Opinion journalist)
Elsbeth Juda
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Birthdate: May 2, 1911
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Darmstadt
Died: July 5, 2014

Elsbeth Juda was a British photographer best remembered for her pioneering fashion photographs. Juda is also remembered for her work as photographer and associate editor for The Ambassador magazine, where she worked between 1940 and 1965. A portraitist, Elsbeth Juda is also credited with photographing several British artists like Henry Moore, Graham Sutherland, Sir Peter Thomas Blake, and Kenneth Armitage.

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Janet Parker
Janet Parker
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Birthdate: 1938 AD
Died: September 11, 1978

Janet Parker was a British medical photographer whose professional achievements are largely overshadowed by her death; she was the last recorded person to suffer death due to smallpox. Parker's demise led to an official investigation which was known as the Shooter Inquiry. The Inquiry proved that Parker was exposed to a strain of the virus grown in a research laboratory.