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message 1: by Noran (new)

Noran Miss Pumkin Mine is Lange!

message 2: by Michael (new)

Michael Warot (--mike--) | 3 comments Ansel Adams, who experimented with it, always trying something new, he was an expert in the darkroom, and brought it all to a new level of excellence.

message 3: by Amy (new)

Amy (runawaymarbles) | 15 comments Ansel Adams and Frans Lanting

message 4: by Ashley (new)

Ashley (ashdolenz) Definitely Ansel Adams and also Linda McCartney.

message 5: by Amy (new)

Amy (runawaymarbles) | 15 comments I've never seen Linda McCartney... Blue Fier is pretty good.

message 6: by Ashley (new)

Ashley (ashdolenz) She's mostly done photos of rock stars, of course including her husband Paul. You should check her out!

message 7: by Amy (new)

Amy (runawaymarbles) | 15 comments oh, ok. I'm not into rockstars much..

message 8: by Ashley (new)

Ashley (ashdolenz) Marisol wrote: "oh, ok. I'm not into rockstars much.."

Hehe that's ok:) I like all kinds of photographers, at least by their photographs, but I unfortunately don't know their names.

message 9: by Amy (new)

Amy (runawaymarbles) | 15 comments I like macro and wildlife, mostly.

message 10: by Amy (new)

Amy (runawaymarbles) | 15 comments *dead group*

message 11: by Ashley (new)

Ashley (ashdolenz) I wish I had something else to say... I like celebrity photographers as well. Also, the book Life: A Century In Pictures by Life Magazine is wonderful.

message 12: by Luciano (new)

Luciano (luciano151) | 2 comments My favorite photographer would be Manuel Bravo. His work is wonderful.

message 13: by Amy (new)

Amy (runawaymarbles) | 15 comments Art Wolfe

message 14: by Keith (new)

Keith Zudell (jkeithzudell) | 2 comments Me and Ansel Adams.

message 15: by Amy (new)

Amy (runawaymarbles) | 15 comments lol. he's great too. ever seen Muench's national parks?

message 16: by banner (last edited Nov 03, 2009 10:06AM) (new)

banner | 2 comments my favorite is Andy Warhol and Andy Goldsworthy

message 17: by Amy (new)

Amy (runawaymarbles) | 15 comments never heard of either of them.

message 18: by M (last edited Jan 06, 2010 09:03PM) (new)

M (wwwgoodreadscomprofilem) It looks difficult to select my favorite with all the great and excellent International photographers. So, here is a short list of my favorites:

Robert Capa (Hungary)
Brassai (Hungary)
Ara Guler (Turkey)
Steve McCurry (The United States)
Man Ray (The United States)
Robert Frank (Switzerland)
Shadi Ghadirian (Iran)
Henri Cartier-Bresson (France)
Andy Goldsworthy (United Kingdom)

message 19: by Gabriel (new)

Gabriel (gabriemcintosh) | 1 comments Jeff Wall
Gregory Crewdson
James Casebere
Curtis Mann

message 20: by [deleted user] (new)

My favorite photographers are Ryan McGinley and Annie Leibovitz!

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message 22: by Lin (new)

Lin | 1 comments Robert Adams, Michael Kenna, James Nachtwey, Sebastio Salgado, Garry Winograd, Andreas Gursky, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Elliott Erwin, Andre Kertesz, Andy Goldsworthy,

message 23: by [deleted user] (new)

I recently discovered William Eggleston, who has great colour photography.

message 24: by Tim (last edited May 12, 2012 02:33PM) (new)

Tim | 3 comments Cartier-Bresson, Joseph Koudelka, Bill Brandt, Salgado, James Nachtwey, Richard Misrach and a host of South African photographers: Angela Buckland, David Goldbladt, Brent Meistre, Marc Shoul, Mikael Subotsky, and... umm... myself!

message 25: by Tim (new)

Tim | 3 comments And God how could I forget my mentor: Obie Oberholzer, the Keith Richards of South African photography.

message 26: by [deleted user] (new)

Love many of those previously mentioned, especially Brandt, Salgado, Cartier Bresson, Adams, Capa, Ray, and of course Mapplethorpe. Also: Bill Henson, Tracey Moffatt, Cindy Sherman, Diane Arbus, Joel Peter Witkin, Francesca Woodman, Melita Dahl, Gina Lee Feilber, Kate Ford, Julia Margaret Cameron, and many more whom I've temporarily forgotten. :)

message 27: by Simon (new)

Simon Kirby | 1 comments Saul Leiter

message 28: by [deleted user] (new)

Simon wrote: "Saul Leiter"

Just looked him up. Gorgeous work.

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