Nadav was born in Israel on December 1st 1961. he was 13 and started taking pictures on a Pentax camera. he grew up continuing to take photographs.he mainly focuses on landscape and portraits. Nadav Kander is now a internationally renowned photographer, director, and artist based in London. Consistently among the top ranking advertising photographers in Lürzer’s Archive, he has collaborated with clients across all categories he lives in London with his wife and our 3 kids, Oren, Ella and Talia.
landscape and portrait
Richard Avedon (May 15, 1923 – October 1, 2004) was an American fashion and portrait photographer. Avedon was born in New York City. In 1944, Avedon began working as an advertising photographer for a department store, but was quickly endorsed by Alexey Brodovitch, who was art director for the fashion magazine Harper’s Bazaar. Avedon was always interested in how portraiture captures the personality and soul of its subject.
Pieter Hugo was born 1976 in Johannesburg, South Africa. He is a photographer who primarily works in portraiture and whose work engages with both documentary and art traditions with a focus on African communities. Hugo lives in Cape Town. His most recognized work is the series called ‘The Hyena & Other Men’ and which was published as a monograph. In 2016 Hugo collaborated with Hood Air on a publication
Sigismondi was born in Pescara, Pescara, Italy. Floria Sigismondi started a career as a fashion photographer. She came to directing music videos when she was approached by the production company The Revolver Film Co., and directed music videos for a number of Canadian bands. Floria is a two time MVPA winner of director of the year in 2006 and 2013. In 2013 Floria’s directed video for Justin Timberlake “Mirrors” won video of the year at the MTV Video Music Awards.
Crewdson was born in the Park Slope neighborhood of Brooklyn, New York. As a teenager, he was part of a punk rock group called The Speedies that hit the New York scene. Their song, “Let Me Take Your Photo” proved to be prophetic to Crewdson’s future career. In 2005, Hewlett Packardused the song in advertisements to promote its digital cameras.Crewdson’s photographs usually take place in small-town America, but are dramatic and cinematic.They feature often disturbing, surreal events. His photographs are elaborately staged and lit using crews familiar with motion picture production and lighting large scenes using motion picture film equipment and techniques.
henri cartier bresson
Henri Cartier-Bresson August 22, 1908 – August 3, 2004) Henri Cartier-Bresson was born in Chanteloup-en-Brie, Seine-et-Marne, France. he was a French humanist photographer considered a master of candid photography, and an early user of 35 mm film. He pioneered the genre of street photography, and conceived of photography as capturing a decisive moment. His work has influenced many photographers.
Bill Brandt (born Hermann Wilhelm Brandt, 2 May 1904 – 20 December 1983), was a British photographer and photojournalist. Many of his works have important social commentary but also poetic resonance. His landscapes and nudes are dynamic, intense and powerful, often using wide-angle lenses and distortion. Brandt died in London in 1983.
born 20 May 1955) is a Dutch photographer, music video director, and film director. He is the creative director behind the visual output of Depeche Mode and U2. Some of his works include music videos for Depeche Mode’s “Enjoy the Silence” (1990), U2’s “One”
Martin Parr (born 23 May 1952) is a British documentary photographer, photojournalist and photobook collector. He is known for his photographic projects that take an intimate, satirical and anthropological look at aspects of modern life.Since 1994, Parr has been a member of Magnum Photos. He has had around 40 solo photobooks published, and has featured in around 80 exhibitions worldwide.