Surrealist pictures of Man Ray, Marcel Duchamp, Max Ernst, Andre Breton, Brassai, Salvador Dali, Philippe Halsman, Andre Kertesz and Hans Bellmer are considered giants of art with their disorienting and beautiful creations, advancing the cultural movement that began in the early Nineteen Twenties. He crafts HDR images , and although it is not a style for everyone, even for me, Ratcliff’s HDR has a very careful consistency, and this is valuable indeed. Pictures was merely the instrument he wanted to use for his purpose of recording the world in a sure means (the only device available for that function).
A few international, non-American photographers who actually wouldn’t be out-of-place in your list are Cecil Beaton (British), Yousuf Karsh (Armenian?), Sune Jonsson (Swedish), Helmut Newton (German?), Philippe Halsman (Russian I feel), and… properly I could go on. These are all Europeans I see now.
Here is a collection of wonderful artwork images: the work of 24 well-known photographers. Annie Liebovitz is a up to date (born in 1949) portrait photographer who is well known for her work through the years with Rolling Stone Journal and Self-importance Honest. Lisa Kristine is a humanitarian photographer who documents indigenous cultures in more than one hundred countries and portrays the human dignity in all of us. She is known for her role in exposing modern day slavery.
This leaves us questioning with each picture of his that we see whether or not it’s a portrait of the person or a staged picture more closely akin to a still life or vogue propaganda piece. Each photographer develops a novel fashion that may be a melting pot of influences and experiences.
This potential to capture the essence of each subject received him the function as one of many twentieth Century’s biggest portrait photographers. He brought on ripples in the creative community and was a powerful pressure in shaping advantageous art. I’m not familiar with Brian Duffy, however I am conscious of many photographers (a few of them well-known) trashing negatives for varied causes.