Marc Riboud (1923-2016)

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India, 1985. The maharadjah of Jaipur built this observatory in the eighteenth century in Delhi.
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Hubei province. Industrial centre, Wuhan, on the Yangtze. MAO TSE-TUNG. 1971

 

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Robert Demachy (1859-1936)

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Aufnahme von R. Demachy in Paris, 1898
photogravure
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Mont St. Michel, 1907
autotype (halftone)

Robert Demachy was a French Pictorial photographer of the late 19th and early 20th century. He is known for his heavily manipulated prints that brought a painterly feel to his photographs. In the future I’ll post some of his strongly manipulated photos so you can see his unique aesthetic.

Jeanloup Sieff (1933-2000)

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Catherine Deneuve, Vogue, Paris, 1969
Sieff was mostly known for his portraits of celebrities, work in fashion, and nudes.
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Femme nue gravissant une dune, 1970
He often used striking landscapes, in this case to create a narrative effect.

 

 

Elliott Erwitt (b.1928)

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Orleans, France, 1952
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Wyoming, 1954

Willy Ronis (1910-2009)

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Place Vendôme, Paris, 1947

Dora Maar (1907-1977)

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Double Portrait, 1930

Gustave le Gray (1820-1884)

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The Brig, 1856

Charles Nègre (1820-1880)

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Leda, collotype, 1850