Find out more about the greatest German Photographers, including Leni Riefenstahl, Wim Wenders, Andreas Gursky, Helmut Newton and George Grosz.
Helmut NewtonHelmut Newton
31 October 1920
Fashion Photographer
Alfred EisenstaedtAlfred Eisenstaedt
06 December 1898
Father of Photojournalism

Gisela GettyGisela Getty
03 April 1949
Photographer

Peter LindberghPeter Lindbergh
23 November 1944
Photographer

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

Wim WendersWim Wenders
14 August 1945
Film director, Actor, Photographer, Screenwriter,
Astrid KirchherrAstrid Kirchherr
20 May 1938
Photographer

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

Karl BlossfeldtKarl Blossfeldt
13 June 1864
photographer, sculptor, professor

Gunter SachsGunter Sachs
14 November 1932
Film director, Photographer, Business magnate,
Andreas GurskyAndreas Gursky
15 January 1955
Artist, Photographer, University teacher

UlayUlay
30 November 1943
Artist, Photographer, University teacher
Gerda TaroGerda Taro
01 August 1910
Photographer, Artist, War photographer,

Wolfgang TillmansWolfgang Tillmans
16 August 1968
Photographer

John HeartfieldJohn Heartfield
19 June 1891
Photographer, Painter, Poster artist
Peter BerlinPeter Berlin
28 December 1942
Film director, Photographer, Cinematographer, Film

Méret OppenheimMéret Oppenheim
06 October 1913
Photographer, Writer, Painter, Model, Visual
Thomas RuffThomas Ruff
10 February 1958
Photographer, University teacher

Sigmar PolkeSigmar Polke
13 February 1941
Photographer, Painter

Ellen von UnwerthEllen von Unwerth
1954 AD
photographer
Martin KippenbergerMartin Kippenberger
25 February 1953
Sculptor, Choreographer, Photographer, Painter,

Harun FarockiHarun Farocki
09 January 1944
Screenwriter, Photographer, Film director,
WolsWols
27 May 1913
Painter, Photographer

Erwin BlumenfeldErwin Blumenfeld
26 January 1897
Photographer

Elsbeth JudaElsbeth Juda
02 May 1911
Photographer, Art collector, Opinion journalist

Wilhelm HumboldtWilhelm Humboldt
18 September 1856