Photography The Best Lifestyle Photographers  

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This list of the best lifestyle photographers in the world has been ranked by the community to determine the absolute greatest artists when it comes to lifestyle photography. This list includes portfolios and additional information such as biographical information, when available. From street photography to other moving images, these photographers expertly capture everyday moments. Who are the world’s best lifestyle photographers?
 
This list includes only the best lifestyle photographers in the world – many of these artists have been featured on the covers of multiple magazines and many have received awards for their work as well.
 
This list features the most popular lifestyle photographers in the world and includes photographers such as Bruno Barbey, Alex Webb, David Alan Harvey, Werner Bischof, Larry Towell, Bruce Gilden, Chris Steele-Perkins, and Greg Gorman. Vote up the best lifestyle photographers below, rerank the list to express your opinion, or add a photographer you think is great but isn't already on the list.
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11 1
Steve McCurry is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1950-04-23

2
32 18
Luvelli is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
GretchenCox added Luvelli

3
12 3
Bruce Gilden is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1946-10-16

4
7 1
Robert Frank is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1924-11-09

5
7 1
Garry Winogrand is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1928-01-14

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8 2
Werner Bischof is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1916-04-26

7
8 2
David Alan Harvey is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1944-06-06

8
5 0
Helen Levitt is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1913-08-31

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7 2
Bruno Barbey is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1941-01-01

10
7 3
Greg Gorman is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1949-01-01

11
5 1
Albert Watson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1942-01-01

12
5 1
Walker Evans is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1903-11-03

13
4 0
Bruce Davidson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1933-09-05

14
5 2
Philip-Lorca diCorcia is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers

15
5 2
Alec Soth is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1969

16
4 1
William Eggleston is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1939-07-27

17
5 3
Joel Meyerowitz is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1938-03-06

18
4 2
Larry Towell is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1953-01-01

19
3 1
Martin Parr is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1952-05-23

20
3 1
Weegee is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1899-06-12

21
2 0
Ted Croner is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1922-01-01

22
2 0
Robert Doisneau is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1912-04-14

23
2 0
Justin W. Chung is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
BettaRomero added Justin W. Chung

24
2 0
Richard Billingham is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1970-09-25

25
2 0
Robert Adams is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1937-05-08

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4 3
Alex Webb is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1952-05-05

27
4 3
Kevin Carter is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1960-09-13

28
3 2
Chris Steele-Perkins is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers

29
3 2
Frans Lanting is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers

30
3 2
Russell James is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1962-01-01

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1 0
Eudora Welty is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1909-04-13

32
1 0
Chris Killip is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1946-07-11

33
2 2
Dorothea Lange is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1895-05-26

34
2 2
Lee Friedlander is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1934-07-14

35
1 1
Jacob Riis is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1849-05-03

36
3 4
Trey Ratcliff is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1971-07-07

37
1 2
Anton Corbijn is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1955-05-20

38
0 1
August Sander is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1876-11-17

39
0 1
Allan Arbus is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1918-02-15

40
0 1
Stephen Dalton is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1954-04-23

41
0 1
Michael Thompson is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
Michael Thompson

42
0 1
Jeanloup Sieff is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1933-11-30

43
0 1
Richard Prince is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1949-08-06

44
0 1
Oliviero Toscani is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1942-01-01

45
0 1
Willy Ronis is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1910-08-14

46
0 1
Ernst Haas is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1921-03-02

47
0 1
Serge Lutens is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1942-03-14

48
0 1
Nan Goldin is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1953-09-12

49
1 3
David Solomons is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers

50
1 3
Gregory Crewdson is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Lifestyle Photographers
1962-09-06