Barbara Astman (1950, 12 July - ) was born - US, NY, Rochester. American photographer.
George Eastman (1854, 12 July - 1932, 14 March) was born - US, NY, Waterville. American inventor and businessman. Founder of Kodak. George Eastman House in Rochester NY has a collection of over 10,000 of his original photographs. The most complete biography is that by Elizabeth Brayer (1996) ‘George Eastman: A Biography&More...
Raoul Hausmann (1886, 12 July - 1971, 1 February) was born - Austria, Vienna. Austrian photographer, photomontagist and print maker. A key member of the Berlin Dada movement (1918-1922).
Otto Steinert (1915, 12 July - 1978, 3 March) was born - Germany, Saarbrücken. German physician who gave up medicine for photography. He was the founder of Fotoform an avant-garde movement in postwar Germany that promoted subjective photography. Subjective photography being the subjective evaluation of reality More...
Maurice Tabard (1897, 12 July - 1984, 23 February) was born - France, Lyon. French avant-garde photographer.
Gertrude Bell (1868, 14 July - 1926, 12 July) died - Iraq, Bagdhad. English traveller, explorer and cartographer in Greater Syria, Mesopotamia, Asia Minor, and Arabia. The Gertrude Bell Archive is held at Newcastle University Library and includes her photograph albums.
Album A 1905 - Italy, Turkey, More...
Laverne L. Bovair (1914, 16 October - 1991, 12 July) died.
Norman Gryspeerdt (1911 - 1998, 12 July) died. He developed his photographic skills in the Royal Navy during the Second World War and took up photography fulltime after he left the service. He worked in fashion photography and for the film studios of J. Arthur Rank and Universal Pictures. His More...