Find out more about the greatest French Photographers, including Jacques Cousteau, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Jean-Paul Goude, Nicéphore Niépce and Jacques-Yves Cousteau.
Henri Cartier-BressonHenri Cartier-Bresson

22 August 1908

Nicéphore NiépceNicéphore Niépce

07 March 1765

BrassaiBrassaï

09 September 1899

Auguste LumièreAuguste Lumière

19 October 1862

Jean BaudrillardJean Baudrillard

27 July 1929

Hiam AbbassHiam Abbass

30 November 1960

Dora MaarDora Maar

22 November 1907

Jean-Paul GoudeJean-Paul Goude

Yves KleinYves Klein

28 April 1928

Hedi SlimaneHedi Slimane

05 July 1968

Pierre WoodmanPierre Woodman

29 April 1963

Gilles BensimonGilles Bensimon

29 February 1944

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Chris MarkerChris Marker

29 July 1921

Claude CahunClaude Cahun

25 October 1894

Jacques-Yves CousteauJacques-Yves Cousteau

Matthieu RicardMatthieu Ricard

15 February 1946

Sophie CalleSophie Calle

09 October 1953

Emmanuelle RivaEmmanuelle Riva

24 February 1927

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NadarNadar

06 April 1820

Robert DoisneauRobert Doisneau

14 April 1912

Elliott ErwittElliott Erwitt

26 July 1928

Eugène AtgetEugène Atget

12 February 1857

Patrick DemarchelierPatrick Demarchelier

21 August 1943

Hans BellmerHans Bellmer

13 March 1902

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Yann Arthus-BertrandYann Arthus-Bertrand

13 March 1946

Guy BourdinGuy Bourdin

02 December 1928

François GautierFrançois Gautier

26 July 1959

Christian BoltanskiChristian Boltanski

06 September 1944

Stéphane SednaouiStéphane Sednaoui

27 February 1963

Duchenne de BoulogneDuchenne de Boulogne

17 September 1806

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Jean-Daniel CadinotJean-Daniel Cadinot

10 February 1944

Andreas FeiningerAndreas Feininger

27 December 1906

Charles-Émile ReynaudCharles-Émile Reynaud

08 December 1844

Étienne-Jules MareyÉtienne-Jules Marey