Famous Fashion Photographers
There are many famous fashion photographers today who are so in demand that they have the rights to dictate who they work with and the fee that they charge. In fact, their schedules are so packed that magazines and fashion houses have to reserve their time months in advance. Their photographs grace the front covers of famous magazines like Vogue, Seventeen, Elle, Fashion and Harper’s Bazaar. Many models, both established and aspiring, dream of working with these photographers because being in their photographs will mean a huge boost to their careers. For fashion designers, having their collection photographed by these fashion photographers will ensure that their collection gets maximum publicity because these famous photographers’ names are associated.
Albert Watson has been taking photographs in the world of fashion for four decades. He is one of the most famous fashion photographers in the world today. His photographs have graced the covers of over 100 issues of Vogue magazine. He is named as one of the 20 most influential photographers of all time by the bible of the photo industry, Photo District News. Something that may surprise you about this photographer is that his is blind in one eye! In addition to being commissioned to take photographs for fashion magazines and other publications, Albert also works tireless on personal projects. He has published five books up to today.
Nigel Barker is perhaps best known as a judge in Tyra Bank’s reality series, America’s Next Top Model. Regarded as one of the famous fashion photographers in modern times, he has been in the business for more than twenty years. He started out as a fashion model, although his dream was to study medicine. He became a photographer in 1996 and opened his studio, StudioNB in Manhattan. In addition to fashion photography, Nigel is a philanthropist, being a celebrity ambassador for the Make A Wish Foundation for cancer children, the Do Something Organization and Girl Up, a United Nation Foundation. He also shoots photographs for the Fashion Targets Breast Cancer campaign. His book, Nigel Barker’s Beauty Equation: Revealing A Better And More Beautiful You, helps readers to build self esteem and confidence and discover their own inner beauty through a series of self portrait and journaling challenges.
Famous Fashion Photographers are always in high demand
Andrea Klarin started taking pictures at age 18 and by the time she was 22, she already had dreams of becoming a professional. Since then, her work has stood shoulder to shoulder with other famous fashion photographers in magazines like Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, Air France Madame and Madame Figaro, amongst others. She is mainly based in Paris but travels extensively. She once said that her main bible the fashion world is Vogue.
These photographers have showed us the beauty in the world through the lens of their camera. Their work has brought to the spotlight many famous names that otherwise will still be struggling to be heard. That’s why these famous fashion photographers are in demand.