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

Astrid KirchherrAstrid Kirchherr
20 May 1938
Photographer

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

Wim WendersWim Wenders
14 August 1945
Film director, Actor, Photographer, Screenwriter,
UlayUlay
30 November 1943
Artist, Photographer, University teacher

Gunter SachsGunter Sachs
14 November 1932
Film director, Photographer, Business magnate,

George GroszGeorge Grosz
26 July 1893
Painter, Draughtsperson, Photographer, University
Peter LindberghPeter Lindbergh
23 November 1944
Photographer

Andreas GurskyAndreas Gursky
15 January 1955
Artist, Photographer, University teacher
Wolfgang TillmansWolfgang Tillmans
16 August 1968
Photographer

Gerda TaroGerda Taro
01 August 1910
Photographer, Artist, War photographer,

John HeartfieldJohn Heartfield
19 June 1891
Photographer, Painter, Poster artist

Karl BlossfeldtKarl Blossfeldt
13 June 1864
photographer, sculptor, professor

Méret OppenheimMéret Oppenheim
06 October 1913
Photographer, Writer, Painter, Model, Visual
Peter BerlinPeter Berlin
28 December 1942
Film director, Photographer, Cinematographer, Film

Ellen von UnwerthEllen von Unwerth
1954 AD
photographer

Sigmar PolkeSigmar Polke
13 February 1941
Photographer, Painter

Harun FarockiHarun Farocki
09 January 1944
Screenwriter, Photographer, Film director,
Horst P. HorstHorst P. Horst
14 August 1906
Photographer

Kristina SöderbaumKristina Söderbaum
05 September 1912
Actress
Martin KippenbergerMartin Kippenberger
25 February 1953
Sculptor, Choreographer, Photographer, Painter,

Thomas RuffThomas Ruff
10 February 1958
Photographer, University teacher

Marianne BrandtMarianne Brandt
01 October 1893
Photographer
Oskar BarnackOskar Barnack
01 November 1879
Inventor

WolsWols
27 May 1913
Painter, Photographer
Ruth BernhardRuth Bernhard
14 October 1905
Photographer

Thomas DemandThomas Demand
1964 AD
Sculptor

Erwin BlumenfeldErwin Blumenfeld
26 January 1897
Photographer
Horst FaasHorst Faas
28 April 1933
Journalist

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Gisèle FreundGisèle Freund
19 December 1908
Photographer
Erich SalomonErich Salomon
28 April 1886
Photographer

Albert Renger-PatzschAlbert Renger-Patzsch
22 June 1897
Photographer

Ilse BingIlse Bing
23 March 1899
Photographer

Lotte JacobiLotte Jacobi
17 August 1896
Photographer
Hilla BecherHilla Becher
02 September 1934
Photographer
Otto SteinertOtto Steinert
12 July 1915
Photographer

Ellen AuerbachEllen Auerbach
20 May 1906
Photographer

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

Hugo ErfurthHugo Erfurth
14 October 1874
Photographer
Jacques LoweJacques Lowe
24 January 1930
Photographer

Benny RebelBenny Rebel
13 August 1968
Photographer

Bernd BecherBernd Becher
20 August 1931
Photographers

Wilhelm HumboldtWilhelm Humboldt
18 September 1856
 

Henri-Victor RegnaultHenri-Victor Regnault
21 July 1810
Chemist
Helmut Erich Robert GernsheimHelmut Erich Robert Gernsheim
01 March 1913
Historian