Photographers

Nadav Kander

Nadav Kander was born in December 1961 and is a London-based photographer, artist and director, known for his portraiture and landscapes.

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Richard Avedon

Richard Avedon was born in May 15, 1923 and died in October 1, 2004. He was American fashion and portrait photographer. An obituary published in The New York Times said that “his fashion and portrait photographs helped define America’s image of style, beauty and culture for the last half-century”.

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Pieter Hugo

Pieter Hugo was born 1976 in Johannesburg, South Africa. He is a photographer who primarily works in portraiture and whose work engages with both documentary and art traditions with a focus on African communities.

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Floria Sigismondi

Floria Sigismondi was born in 1965 and is an Italian-Canadian photographer and director. Apart from her art exhibitions, she is best known for writing and directing The Runaways, starring Kristen Stewart and Dakota Fanning.

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Gregory Crewdson

Gregory Crewdson was born September 26th 1962 and is an American photographer. He photographs tableaux of American homes and neighborhoods.

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Henri Cartier-Bresson

Henri Cartier-Bresson was born in August 22, 1908 and died in August 3, 2004. He was a French humanist photographer considered a master of candid photography, and an early user of 35 mm film. He pioneered the genre of street photography, and conceived of photography as capturing a decisive moment.

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