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  • 1.Photographers Brainstorm

2. Vivian Maier American born street photographer who was considered as an amateur. Whose images were only discovered in 2007 in storage units and sold off after she became ill and went bankrupt. She died in 2009 before finding out her images had been discovered and published on the internet. 3. Tommy Nease Nease is an American photographer the collection of images to the right are from his work Phantasm(2012). He work has only recently start to blow up online. His images are very ghostly created from his experimentation with lighting and exposure creating these quite gothic and haunting images. You can see that he may have had taken influences from horror films made in 1920s such as Nosferatu (1929) and The Cabinet of Dr Calagri (1921). 4. Francesca Woodman Francesca Woodman was an American photographer. Her photographs largely consisted of images of nude women she liked to experiment with expressing views of gender and herself through her images. She took a variety of abstract and fashion photographs within the short period she was alive as she killed her self at the age of 22 (1981). 5. Edward Steichen Steichen was an American photographer and painter. He was considered the first modern fashion photographer ever published during the beginning of the 20th century. His work was featured in such magazines as Vogue and Vanity Fair. After WW2 Steichen became director of the photography department at New York Museum of Modern Art till 1962. 6. Brassai Brassai was an Hungarian photographer, sculptor and filmmaker. Whos work only become popular in France during the 20th century. He was thought to have perfectly encapsulated Paris in his work Paris By Night (1933) which the image to right is from. 7. Annie Lebovitz Annie Lebovitz is a very famous American photographer most well known for her work for the Rolling Stones magazine in the 70s & 80's , portraits of famous stars such as Heath Ledger and Kate Moss and her now more recent work which has been fashion photography for Vanity Fair and Vogue. 8. Sam Taylor Wood Sam Taylor Wood is an English filmmaker, photographer and visual artist. She is very well know for a variety of pieces of work such as Crying Man which included images of Paul Newman , Sean Penn and Robin Williams. In 2002 she was commissioned by the National Portrait Gallery to make a video portrait which consisted of David Beckham sleeping. The image to the right is called Escape Artist (2008). 9. Deborah Tubeville Turbeville is an English born fashion photographer. More recently known for her work in Italian Vogue specifically her line of images for Valentino. The work I specifically wanted to focus on was Wallflower (1978) and Unseen Versailles (1980). These where her more abstract pieces of work thus creating these haunting images. Which is conveyed through her experimentation with exposure and location.