In these digital days, everyone is a photographer. But that’s not to say everyone is a Photographer. In the history of photography, which dates back only a couple of centuries, there were a number of towering figures who happened to have—surprise!—some particularly interesting names, including:
The German August Sander was among the first to take a documentary approach to photography. One of the few male month names, August is a celeb fave, used by Mariska Hargitay, Dave Matthews and others.