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Art & Art History: Photography

Resources in support of Clemson's studio arts degree programs and General Education art/architecture survey courses

Reference works & go-to resources

Photography Research Guides

Online Photo Essays

There are innumerable photo essays online. These should get you started:

Resources in the world

Famous Photographers

Ansel Adams

Dorothea Lange

Imogen Cunningham

Lewis Hine

Walker Evans

Russell Lee

Gordon Parks

Roy Stryker

Garry Winogrand

Margaret Bourke-White

Richard Avedon

Annie Leibovitz

Diane Arbus

Sebastião Salgado

Robert Frank

Edward Weston

Henri Cartier-Bresson

Alfred Stieglitz

Man Ray

Cindy Sherman

Yousuf Karsh

Irving Penn

Sally Mann

Robert Mapplethorpe

Berenice Abbot

Edward Steichen

Julia Margaret Cameron


Eadweard Muybridge

Paul Strand

William Eggleston


André Kertész

Thomas Ruff

and many, many more...