Jed Devine (1944, 31 August - ) was born - US, NY, Mount Kisco. American artist and photographer. He prints platinum prints onto Japanese rice paper.
Steve Giovinco (1961, 31 August - ) was born - US, NY, Tarrytown. Contemporary American photographer.
Helen Levitt (1913, 31 August - 2009, 29 March) was born - US, NY, New York. American street life photographer - particularly in the poorer districts of New York.
Amy Stein (1970, 31 August - ) was born - US, Washington DC. Contemporary American photographer.
Raoul Ubac (1910, 31 August - 1985, 24 March) was born - Belgium, Malmédy. Painter and photographer who became an active member of the Surrealist movement in Paris in the 1930s. He published in the French Surrealist magazine ‘Minotaur‘.
Willi Baumeister (1889, 22 January - 1955, 31 August) died - Germany, Stuttgart. Graphic designer, typographer, artist and professor. On occasion he included photographs within his collages.
Louis Ducos du Hauron (1837, 8 December - 1920, 31 August) died - France, Agen. French inventor and promoter of early colour photographic processes.
Lucy Catherine Lloyd (1834, 7 November - 1914, 31 August) died - South Africa, Mowbray, Charleton House. Curator, linguist and ethnologist in South Africa
Nathan Lyons (1930, 10 January - 2016, 31 August) died. American photographer and teacher. Founder and director of the Visual Studies Workshop, Rochester, NY (USA).