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50 contemporary photographers you should know / Florian Heine, Brad Finger.

by Heine, Florian [author.]; Finger, Brad [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookDescription: 157 pages : illustrations (some color), portraits ; 25 cm.ISBN: 9783791382593; 3791382594.Other title: Fifty contemporary photographers you should know.Subject(s): Photographers -- Biography | Photography, Artistic | Portrait photography | Photography, Artistic | Portrait photography | Photographers | Photography, Artistic | Portrait photography | PhotographersGenre/Form: Biographies. | Biography. | Biographies.DDC classification: 770.92/2 | B Summary: This globetrotting collection of contemporary photographers and their work is a great way to become familiar with the wide variety of techniques and styles embraced by the medium. Organized chronologically by year of birth, each photographer is introduced in double-page spreads that feature reproductions of their work and a perceptive and concise appreciation of their life and career. From Japanese photographer Daidõ Moriyama, famous for his images of post-war Japan, to Richard Mosse, an Irish conceptual documentarian who uses infrared film to document war in the Eastern Congo from a bold new perspective, this book offers an exciting array of familiar and not-so-familiar works. Among the photographers included are Nan Goldin, William Eggleston, Sebastião Salgado, Sally Mann, Nobuyoshi Araki, Dayanita Singh, Juergen Teller, and Alec Soth. By reaching across the globe and including artists whose work is experimental, groundbreaking, thought-provoking, or beautiful, this book presents a panoply of today's most remarkable photographers.--Publisher website.
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"Whether landscape, portrait, nude, or fashion photography, whether experimental, documentary, or abstract, contemporary photography is characterized by its sheer diversity and broad range of approaches and styles. From David Bailey to Richard Mosse, this book presents 50 of the most important photographers working today."--Back cover.

Photographers include: Nobuyoshi Araki; David Bailey; Roger Ballen; Tina Barney; Nick Brandt; Edward Burtynsky; Sophie Calle; Anton Corbijn; Gregory Crewdson; Antoine D'Agata; Philip-Lorca Dicorcia; Rineke Dijkstra; William Eggleston; Nan Goldin; Paul Graham; Andrea Gursky; Candida Höfer; Pieter Hugo; Rinko Kawauchi; Michael Kenna; Josef Koudelka; Annie Leibovitz; Sally Mann; Steve McCurry; Ryan McGinley; Susan Meiselas; Joel Meyerowitz; Boris Mikhailov; Sarah Moon; Daido Moriyama; Richard Mosse; Zanele Muholi; Martin Parr; Paolo Pellegrin; Eli Reed; Thomas Ruff; Sebastião Salgado; Viviane Sassen; Martin Schoeller; Cindy Sherman; Stephen Shore; Dayanita Singh; Alec Soth; Thomas Struth; Hiroshi Sugimoto; Juergen Teller; Wolfgang Tillmans; Ellen von Unwerth; Jeff Wall; Alex Webb.

This globetrotting collection of contemporary photographers and their work is a great way to become familiar with the wide variety of techniques and styles embraced by the medium. Organized chronologically by year of birth, each photographer is introduced in double-page spreads that feature reproductions of their work and a perceptive and concise appreciation of their life and career. From Japanese photographer Daidõ Moriyama, famous for his images of post-war Japan, to Richard Mosse, an Irish conceptual documentarian who uses infrared film to document war in the Eastern Congo from a bold new perspective, this book offers an exciting array of familiar and not-so-familiar works. Among the photographers included are Nan Goldin, William Eggleston, Sebastião Salgado, Sally Mann, Nobuyoshi Araki, Dayanita Singh, Juergen Teller, and Alec Soth. By reaching across the globe and including artists whose work is experimental, groundbreaking, thought-provoking, or beautiful, this book presents a panoply of today's most remarkable photographers.--Publisher website.

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