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    The 55 best photographers of all time. In the history of the world. Ever. Definitely.

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    The 55 Best Photographers of All Time: Nos. 15 to 11

     

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    5 David Bailey (born 1938)
    One of the key players in the new generation of photographers which rose to prominence in the 1960s, known mainly for his iconic fashion and portrait
    photographs (Krays, Beatles), and still active today.

     

    The 55 Best Photographers of All Time: Richard Avedon

    Avedon in his studio, 2004

    4 Richard Avedon (1923-2004)
    American photographer, widely acclaimed for his innovative fashion photography for Harper’s Bazaar and Vogue and for his penetrating black and white
    portraits of people against a white background.

     

    The 55 Best Photographers of All Time: Eve Arnold

    Eve Arnold receiving her Honorary Royal Photographic Society Fellowship at the 1993 Awards ceremony. Image via RPS.

    3 Eve Arnold (1912-2012)
    Photojournalist equally at home when documenting the lives of the poor and dispossessed around the world, or shooting informal portraits of celebrities. Best-known for her photographs of Marilyn Monroe.

     

    The 55 Best Photographers of All Time: Diane Arbus

    © Allan Arbus/The Estate of Diane Arbus, LLC

    2 Diane Arbus (1923-1971)

    American documentary photographer who produced emotionally intense and often disturbing portraits of people on the margins of society, including
    giants, dwarves, circus performers and transsexuals.

     

    The 55 Best Photographers of All Time: Ansel Adams

    A photo portrait of photographer Ansel Adams, which first appeared in the 1950 Yosemite Field School yearbook.

    1 Ansel Adams (1902-1984)
    Highly influential master of the monochrome landscape. Particularly famous for his images celebrating the beauty and majesty of Yosemite National Park and his ‘Zone system’ for accurately calculating exposure.

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