No single list is going to include everyone’s personal favorites, but at Digital Camera World they’ve got their heads together and come up with a list that they think is as definitive as possible. So here they are… the 50 best photographers in the world, ever.
Henri Cartier-Bresson at the Elysée Palace in Paris in 1981
Ansel Adams in front of his one of his best-known images, Moonrise, Hernandez, New Mexico at his home in Carmel, California in 1974.
Sebastiao Salgado at his exhibition Genesis at the National Museum of Singapore, 2014
Albumen print from 1865 by Julia Margaret Cameron of her grandson Archie.
Print of ‘Bee’ shot Irving Penn in 1995, being sold in auction at Christie’s in 2010