Top 10 most popular photographers

Photography is considered an art nowadays. More and more people have this as a job or as a hobby. We bet you like to make pictures too, because they capture the moment forever.

 

10. Timothy Allen

Timothy Allen (born 1971 in Tonbridge, Kent) is an English photographer and filmmaker best known for his work with indigenous people and isolated communities around the world. Timothy Allen was born in Tonbridge, Kent, the second son of two school teachers. He attended The Judd School and took further education at Leeds University where he received a BSc in Zoology.

 

9. George Steinmetz

George Steinmetz (born 1957) is an American photographer. He graduated from Stanford University with a degree in Geophysics in 1979. He began his career in photography after hitchhiking through Africa for 28 months in his twenties. His current work focuses on photographing the world’s deserts while piloting a motorized paraglider.

 

8. Nick Veasey

Nick Veasey is a British photographer working primarily with images created from X-rayimaging. Some of his works are partial photomanipulations with Photoshop. He therefore works with digital artists to realise his creations.

 

7. Nick Brandt

Nick Brandt is a photographer who photographs exclusively in Africa, one of his goals being to record a last testament to the wild animals and places there before they are destroyed by the hands of man.

 

6. Lynsey Addario

Lynsey Addario (born 1973 Norwalk, Connecticut) is an American photojournalist currently based in London. Her work often focuses on conflicts and human rights issues, especially the role of women in traditional societies.

 

5. Gilles Bensimon

Gilles Bensimon (born 1944) is a French fashion photographer and the former International Creative Director of Elle magazine. He has also been the photographer on the reality television series America’s Next Top Model.

 

4. Ansel Adams

Ansel Easton Adams (February 20, 1902 – April 22, 1984) was an American photographer and environmentalist. His black-and-white landscape photographs of theAmerican West, especially Yosemite National Park, have been widely reproduced on calendars, posters, and in books.

 

3. David LaChapelle

David LaChapelle (born March 11, 1963) is an American commercial photographer,fine-art photographer, music video director, film director, and artist. He is best known for his photography, which often references art history and sometimes conveys social messages.

 

2. Mick Rock

Mick Rock (born 1948, London, England) is a British photographer best known for his iconic shots of rock and roll legends such asQueen, David Bowie, Syd Barrett, Lou Reed, Iggy Pop and The Stooges, The Sex Pistols, The Ramones, Joan Jett, Talking Heads,Roxy Music, Crossfade, Thin Lizzy, Mötley Crüe, and Blondie.

 
1. Robert Frank

Robert Frank (born November 9, 1924) is an important figure in American photographyand film. His most notable work, the 1958 book titled The Americans, was influential, and earned Frank comparisons to a modern-day de Tocqueville for his fresh and nuanced outsider’s view of American society.