50 Photographers You Should Know

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  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2008-09-30
  • Publisher: Prestel Pub

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This dynamic introduction to the world's greatest photographers from the inception of photography to today bears proof of the magic of the camera. From Flix Nadar to Nan Goldin, each of the photographers featured here represents an important aspect of photography's evolution. The artists are presented in double-page spreads that include reproductions of their most important works, concise biographies, informative sidebars, and a timeline that extends throughout the volume. The result is a fascinating overview of the way photographers continue to push the limits of their genre, offering their audiences new ways of seeing and understanding our world.

Table of Contents

Felix Nadarp. 14
Mathew Bradyp. 18
Julia Margaret Cameronp. 22
Eadweard James Muybridgep. 26
Felice Beatop. 30
Eugene Atgetp. 36
Edward Sheriff Curtisp. 40
Alfred Stieglitzp. 44
Edward Steichenp. 46
Lewis W. Hinep. 50
August Sanderp. 52
Alexander Rodchenkop. 54
Edward Westonp. 56
Paul Strandp. 58
Man Rayp. 60
Josef Sudekp. 64
Jacques-Henri Lartiguep. 68
Andre Kerteszp. 72
Albert Renger-Patzschp. 76
Dorothea Langep. 80
Walker Evansp. 84
Andreas Feiningerp. 88
Brassaip. 92
Robert Doisneaup. 96
Henri Cartier-Bressonp. 98
Robert Capap. 102
Willy Ronisp. 104
Diane Arbusp. 106
Robert Hausserp. 108
Seydou Keitap. 110
Richard Avedonp. 112
Helmut Newtonp. 116
Garry Winograndp. 118
William Kleinp. 120
Ara Gulerp. 124
David Goldblattp. 128
Bruce Davidsonp. 132
Rene Burrip. 134
Malick Sidibep. 136
Bernd Und Hilla Becherp. 138
Lee Friedlanderp. 140
Josef Koudelkap. 142
Robert Mapplethorpep. 144
Sebastiao Salgadop. 146
Hiroshi Sugimotop. 150
Nan Goldinp. 154
Kaveh Golestanp. 156
Martin Parrp. 160
Andreas Gurskyp. 164
Wolfgang Tillmansp. 166
Indexp. 170
Photo Creditsp. 171
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