Photographers I Admire – Lutz Dille

From The Compassionate Eye of Lutz Dille by Vincenzo Pietropaolo:

The street is like a stage of everyday life, the public sphere of much of our existence, especially in larger cities where the critical mass of the urban environment easily provides artists with an array of rich visual materials and activities. It is […]

Photographers I admire: Terry O’Neill

 

From Wikipedia:

Terry O’Neill (born 30 July 1938) is an English photographer. He gained renown documenting the fashions, styles, and celebrities of the 1960s. O’Neill’s photographs display his knack for capturing his subjects candidly or in unconventional settings. His work has also been featured in numerous exhibitions. He was awarded The Royal Photographic […]

2018-01-12T14:35:38+00:00June 1st, 2016|Photographers I Admire, Recent posts|0 Comments

Photographers I Admire – Phillip Townsend

Bio from the Morrison Hotel Gallery:

The British panorama of the 1960s was photographed by a young worldly gentleman who worked as a photojournalist for Tatler Magazine.

As the cultural movements of the 60s swung through Britain the royalty subverted to the new order of the rebels. Photographer Philip Townsend was there to record the […]

2016-05-28T23:01:04+00:00May 28th, 2016|Photographers I Admire, Recent posts|0 Comments

Photographers I admire – Astrid Kirchherr

 

Astrid Kirchherr (born 20 May 1938) is a German photographer and artist and is well known for her association with the Beatles (along with her friends Klaus Voormann and Jürgen Vollmer), and her photographs of the band’s original members – John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, Stuart Sutcliffe and Pete Best – during their […]

2018-01-12T14:35:39+00:00May 28th, 2016|Photographers I Admire, Recent posts|0 Comments

Photographers I Admire – Herb Ritts

Herbert “Herb” Ritts Jr. (August 13, 1952 – December 26, 2002) was an American fashion photographer who concentrated on black-and-white photography and portraits, often in the style of classical Greek sculpture.

Born in Los Angeles, […]

2016-04-23T18:03:58+00:00April 23rd, 2016|Photographers I Admire, Recent posts|0 Comments

Photographers I Admire – Henri Cartier-Bresson

Henri Cartier-Bresson (August 22, 1908 – August 3, 2004) was a French photographer considered the master of candid photography, and an early user of 35 mm film. He helped develop street photography, and approvingly cited a notion of the inevitability of a decisive moment, a term adopted as the title for his first major book. His work […]

2018-01-12T14:35:41+00:00April 23rd, 2016|Photographers I Admire, Recent posts|0 Comments

Photographers I Admire: Alfred Eisenstaedt

Alfred Eisenstaedt (1898–1995), the man behind some of the most memorable pictures of the 20th century, was a professional photographer for almost 70 years. He started working in photography in Weimar Germany in the 1920s. Having fled Nazi Germany in the mid-’30s, he shot for LIFE magazine from its debut in 1936 until it ceased […]

2018-01-12T14:35:57+00:00March 20th, 2016|Photographers I Admire, Recent posts|0 Comments

Photographers I admire: Donald “Don” McCullin

Donald “Don” McCullin, CBE Hon FRPS (9 October 1935) is a British photojournalist, particularly recognized for his war photography and images of urban strife.

His career, which began in 1959, has specialized in examining the underside of society, and his photographs have depicted the unemployed, downtrodden and the impoverished.

“I have been manipulated, and I have in […]

2018-01-12T14:36:00+00:00March 1st, 2016|Photographers I Admire, Recent posts|0 Comments

Photographers I admire: Blake Little

Blake Little is an entertainment, advertising, and fine art photographer based in Los Angeles since 1982. He has had assignments in advertising, film, television, book and magazine publishing. He has worked with personalities in entertainment, sports and politics. His work has been exhibited in New York, Seattle, Indianapolis, Los Angeles and Japan.

Little has photographed people […]

Photographers I admire: Helmut Newton

Helmut by June (1995). A rare documentary on Helmut Newton made by his wife June.

Helmut Newton (born Helmut Neustädter; 31 October 1920 – 23 January 2004) was a German-Australian photographer. He was a “prolific, widely imitated fashion photographer whose provocative, erotically charged black-and-white photos […]

2018-01-12T14:36:12+00:00December 21st, 2015|Photographers I Admire, Recent posts|0 Comments