Homer Sykes (1949, 11 January - ) was born - Canada, BC, Vancouver. London based photographer, lecturer, and occasional self-publisher. Mansion Editions is his self-publishing arm - www.mansioneditions.com. Has spent forty years documenting a British way of life. Other long term projects on Shanghai, and the USA More...
Carol Szathmari (1812, 11 January - 1887, 3 June) was born - Cluj. Romanian painter, lithographer and photographer present at the Crimean War (1854-1856) - of his photographs of 1854 very few have survived.
John Vanderpant (1884, 11 Jan - 1939, 24 July) was born - Netherlands, Alkmaar. Dutch-born photographer who influenced Canadian photography during the cross-over period between Pictorialism and Modernism in the 1920s and 30s.
Christer Strömholm (1918, 22 July - 2002, 11 January) died. Swedish painter and photographer. Winner of the coveted Hasselblad Award (1997).