Person Famous Photographers from Spain

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List of notable or famous photographers from Spain, with bios and photos, including the top photographers born in Spain and even some popular photographers who immigrated to Spain. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Spanish photographers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These photographers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known photographer from Spain is included when available.

Salvador Dalí and José Villarrubia are a great starting point for your to rank your favorites on this list

This historic photographers from Spain list can help answer the questions "Who are some Spanish photographers of note?" and "Who are the most famous photographers from Spain?" These prominent photographers of Spain may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Spanish photographers.

Use this list of renowned Spanish photographers to discover some new photographers that you aren't familiar with. Don't forget to share this list by clicking one of the social media icons at the top or bottom of the page. (13 items)
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Albert Albacete is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Photographers from Spain
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Albert Albacete is a photographer, film director and screenwriter. ...more

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Age: 58

Birthplace: Barcelona, Spain

Profession: Screenwriter, Film Director, Photographer

Credits: Artesanos

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Carles Santos is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Photographers from Spain
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Carles Santos is an unclassifiable Spanish artist who began his career as a pianist and later worked in many other creative disciplines, including musical composition, filmmaking, screenwriting, acting, scenic musical shows, graphics, montage, sculpture, photography, poetry, and prose. ...more

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Age: 75

Birthplace: Vinaròs, Spain

Profession: Pianist, Writer, Photographer

Credits: The Pianist, Laberint, Cuadecuc, vampir Umbracle, + more

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Chema Madoz is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Photographers from Spain
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Jose Maria Rodriguez Madoz better known as Chema Madoz, is a Spanish photographer, best known for his black and white surrealist photographs. Chema Madoz studied Art History at Universidad Complutense de Madrid between 1980 and 1983. It is here that he was first exposed to the study of photography ...more

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Age: 57

Birthplace: Madrid, Spain

Profession: Photographer

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Daniel Dicenta Herrera is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Photographers from Spain
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Daniel Dicenta Herrera is a cinematographer. ...more

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Profession: Cinematographer, Photographer

Credits: Evening Performance

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Eduardo Jimeno is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Photographers from Spain
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Eduardo Jimeno Correas was a Spanish filmmaker and producer. He is considered one of the pioneers in Spanish cinema. In 1896 he acquired with his father, Eduardo Jimeno Peromarta, a Lumière camera in Lyon, which he later used to film the Fiestas del Pilar that same year. He fixed his camera on a ...more

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Age: Died at 78 (1869-1947)

Birthplace: Zaragoza, Spain

Profession: Photographer

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Eduardo Westerdahl is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Photographers from Spain
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Eduardo Westerdahl was a Spanish painter, art critic and writer, and a member of the Surrealist Movement. ...more

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Age: Died at 81 (1902-1983)

Profession: Writer, Photographer

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Isabel Muñoz


Isabel Muñoz is a Spanish photographer who lives in Madrid. When she was 20 years old, she moved to Madrid and started studying photography in 1979 in Photocentro. In 1986, she made her first exhibition, "Toques" and she has already made more exhibitions in several countries of the world for more ...more

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Age: 64

Birthplace: Barcelona, Spain

Profession: Photographer

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Jose F. Aguayo


José Fernández Aguayo was a Spanish photography director. Throughout his career, he worked with some of the greatest Spanish film directors, such as Luis Buñuel and Fernando Fernán-Gómez. Aguayo, born in Madrid, was the son of bullfighting photographer Baldomero Fernández Raigón. He was an amateur ...more

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Age: Died at 88 (1911-1999)

Birthplace: Madrid, Spain

Profession: Cinematographer, Photographer

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