Platt D. Babbitt (1822, 22 May - 1879, 21 August) was born - US, MA, Lanesboro. Babbitt operated a gallery in November 1850 on Ridout St. in London Ontario, and in August of that year he advertised as itinerant in Niagara Falls. By 1853 he was established at Niagara Falls, NY, and on July 17 made at least one image of Joseph More...
John Collier (1913, 22 May - 1992, 25 February) was born - US, NY, Sparkill. American anthropologist and photographer.
Heidi Kirkpatrick (1959, 22 May - ) was born - US, OH, Springfield. Contemporary American photographer.
Vernon J. Roufs (1908, 22 May - 2004, 7 December) was born - US, MN, Minneapolis.
Samuel A. Bemis (1793, 27 June - 1881, 22 May) died - US, NH, Hart's Location. Boston dentist and amateur daguerreotypist active from April 1840 through October 1843. He also created one photomicrograph daguerreotype in 1854 (not extant). All extant images are "views" – scenic images. About half were taken in Bemis‘s More...
Erdély Miklós (1928, 4 July - 1986, 22 May) died - Hungary, Budapest. Hungarian architect, sculptor, conceptual and performance artist, teacher, theorist and film maker who used photography within his collages.
Wayne Miller (1918 - 2013, 22 May) died - US, CA, Orinda. American documentary photographer. He was awarded two consecutive Guggenheim Fellowships in 1947 and 1948 for "The Way of Life of the Northern Negro" documenting in the Southside of Chicago. He was a and member and President of Magnum (1962-1966).