26.07.13

Your top favourite photographers

Damian McGillicuddy

We recently set to the social media sites to find out who you the readers would like to sit and have a cuppa with and a good old natter to about photography. Here are the results.

Top 40 photographers

 

Martin Middlebrook: And a beer, not cuppa!!


 

 

 

 

Jim Brandenburg: Because I want to know the stories behind his spectacular photographs


 

 

 

 

Gregory Crewdson: just to pick his brain


 

 

 

 

Don McCullin: Such a compelling amount of stories


 

 

 

 

Martin Parr: I love the way he sees and captures so much in ordinary situations. I love people watching, and I think he'd be fascinating to talk to.


 

 

 

 

Andy Rouse: Love wildlife photography


 

 

 

 

Sue Bryce: A) Great attitude, B) Selflessly passes her knowledge on, C) Humble, D) Very pretty.

 

 


 

Joel Grimes: I love his work, he seems to be interesting and easy to listen to

 


 

 

Annie Leibovitz: To hear about the 60s and more


 

 

 

 

 

Heather Angel: A love of macro and flowers


 

 

 

Michael Crouser: Look at his work and you'll see why! Amazing amount of talent. A lot to learn from him

 

 


 

Eric Treacy: Were he alive - brilliant days of steam


 

 

 

Damian McGillicuddy: his ability to shape light amazes me

 

 

 


 

Vivian Maier: Sadly she's passed away now but left the legacy of 150,000 images. She put herself in some dangerous neighbourhoods to get those shots, I'd love to know what drove her.

 

 


 

Alvin Langdon Coburn: I'd love to know how he came up with his abstract ideas


 

 

 

Rankin: Just because I enjoyed his alive series

 

 


 

Scott Kelby: He's an incredibly talented and gifted photographer, and I find him very easy to relate to. I owe a great deal of my knowledge and motivation as a photographer to him

 

 


 

Margaret Bourke-White: She was so brave and was the first woman to cover many places

 

 

 

 

Elliott Erwitt


 

 

 

Ed Weston: He's been my lifetime inspiration

 

 


 

Alison Shaw: I've actually participated in two workshops with her and I just love her work!


 

 

 

 

Doug Anderson: With a glass a red!!


 

 

 

Gerda Taro


 

 

 

Bob Gruen: He's the bee's knees

 


 

 

 

Bob Croslin: A photographer out of St. Petersburg, Florida known for his lighting effects, sport shots, and work with injured birds. His series Grounded just won pictures of the year

 

 

 

Ansel Adams


 

 

 

Ludovic Woerth


 

 

 

Diane Arbus: Amazing inspiration


 

 

 

Steve McCurry


 

 

 

Ross Hoddinott: To do a macro workshop with


 

 

Norman Parkinson: Tea with him would have been very civilised!


 

 

Joe Cornish: Love his landscapes

 


 

André Kertész: I love his work and find it a constant inspiration.

 

 


 

Andrew Dunning: Commercial Photographer


 

 

 

 

Chase Jarvis: Because he prefers vodka to tea

 

 


 

Charlie Waite: I could learn so much from him

 

 


 

Ian Roman - a true specialist in his field.

 

 


 

Henri Cartier-Bresson

 

 

 

 

 

William Allard

 

 


 

Flóra Borsi


 


If you could add a name to the list, who would you add? Tell us in the comments box below or on our social media networks.

 

 

 


 



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