Léon Bouzerand (1907, 1 January - 1972, 18 November) was born - France, le Lot, Cahors. French photographer who studied at l'École nationale de Photographie à Paris (1932) and in 1935 he opened a studio and photographic store in Cahor in the Lot region of France. From then until the 1970s he documented daily life of the region, often More...
Cec Bown (1938, 1 January - ) was born - Australia, Sydney. Australian monochrome photographer and bromoilist.
Kevin Dingman (1964, 1 January - ) was born - US, IA, St. Paul. Contemporary bromoilist.
Kawada Kikuji (1933, 1 January - ) was born - Japan, Ibaragi Prefecture [Ibaraki Prefecture]. Japanese freelance photographer - more recently his works have concentrated on astronomy as in his 1995 book ‘The Last Cosmology‘.
George Shiras (1859, 1 January - 1942, 24 March) was born - US, PA, Allegheny. American lawyer, politician and pioneer in wildlife photography taken at night with flash. The National Geographic Society holds 2,400 of his glass plates.
Alfred Stieglitz (1864, 1 January - 1946, 13 July) was born - US, NJ, Hoboken. Stieglitz revolutionized American photography, opening The Little Galleries in New York, showing art and photography in juxtaposition, creating the seminal photography publication Camera Work, encouraging young photographers like Steichen, More...
Jan Groover (1943, 24 April - 2012, 1 January) died. American photographer and painter. Her still-life photography is very well received.
Stephen Paget Walter Vyvyan Luke (1845 - 1929, 1 January) died.
Edward Weston (1886, 24 March - 1958, 1 January) died. American landscape, still-life and nude photographer with a fascinating private life. Like Steichen before him, he experimented with photographing everyday objects, vegetables, nudes, dunes, using lighting and camera angle to show the item in a More...