Category - The Great Artists

Paul Caponigro

Paul Caponigro is one of the top masters of landscape photography in the world. Starting out as a hobbyist as a teenager, he moved to professional...

Colin Fletcher

Colin Fletcher was the founding father of the modern backpacking movement. He was the first known person to go solo into the wilderness for long...

Josef Sudek

Josef Sudek was a famous Czech photographer who is best known for his haunting photographs of Nazi occupied and post-war Prague. Wounded as a soldier...

Vivian Maier

Vivian Maier’s photography is a brilliant body of work that showcases street photography at it’s best. Learn about her life and artwork here.

Richard Avedon

What can be learned from the life and times of Richard Avedon? Dozens of things though the most important lessons deal with the way he approached...

Lewis Carroll

Lewis Carroll, whose real name was Charles Lutwidge Dodgson, was the 3rd of 11 children, a writer, teacher, photographer, mathematician, logician, and...

Galen Rowell

Galen Rowell was a famous nature and outdoor adventure photographer, as well as an accomplished mountaineer. An avid mountain climber from a young age...

Wynn Bullock

Wynn Bullock was a man of many philosophies, someone who combined learning with art to produce inspired imagery. Learn more about his life and work...

Edward Weston

Edward Weston was a famous 20th-century photographer who was known for his pioneering work in high detail photography. His personal life was...

Ansel Adams

Ansel Adams is a well-known name in photography, but how much is known about the man himself? He is America's best known black-and-white nature...

Margaret Bourke-White

Margaret Bourke-White was one of America’s first documentary photographers and the very first American female war correspondent. In this position, she...

Frank Lloyd Wright: The Rookery

The Rookery is one of the most recognizable office buildings in Chicago, and for good reason. It was built in the late 1800s by a famous architectural...

Diane Nemerov Arbus

Diane Nemerov was a famous American photographer whose work with those with physical deformities and intellectual disabilities was pioneering in the...

Dorothea Lange

Dorothea Lange was one of the best known photographers of the Great Depression. Many of her images have become iconic of the Depression era. She also...

Ralph Morse

Ralph Morse was Life Magazine’s most well-known photographer. Not only that, he was an adventure photographer, just by the nature of his job. His...

Harry Benson

Harry Benson is the most famous pop culture photographer of modern times, and possibly the most famous cultural photographer, as well. He has captured...

Julian Francis Abele

Julian Francis Abele is one of America's very first prominent African American architects and is responsible for the design of the modern campus of...