Photographer’s A-Z is a comprehensive overview of the most influential photographers of the last century and their finest monographs.
It is an alphabetically arranged encyclopaedia that features all the major photographers of the last one hundred years, from the earliest representatives of classical Modernism to the the present day, who have distinguished themselves with important publications or exhibitions and have made a significant contribution to the culture of the photographic image.
The 400 entries include photographers from Africa, North America, Europe, Japan, Latin America and China.
Featured photographers include:
Ansel Adams, Manuel Alvarez-Bravo, Nobuyoshi Araki, Diane Arbus, Richard Avedon, David Bailey, Elmer Batters, Peter Beard, Cecil Beaton, Guy Bourdin, Robert Capa, William Eggleston, Nan Goldin, Seydou Keita, Nick Knight, Man Ray, Robert Mapplethorpe, Inez van Lamseerde & Vinoodh Matadin, Helmut Newton, Irving Penn, Sebastião Salgado, Jeanloup Sieff and many more.
The book is authored by Hans-Michael Koetzle, who is a Munich-based freelance author and journalist, focusing on history and the aesthetics of photography.
Hardcover, 25 x 31.7 cm (9.8 x 12.5 in.), 444 pages