Photographers The Best Nature Photographers  

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This list of the best nature photographers in the world has been ranked by the community to determine the greatest photographers who focus their work on photographing the natural world. This list includes portfolios and additional information such as biographical information, when available. These nature photographers travel extensively to get the perfect shot, or find rare animals to photograph. Who are the world’s best nature photographers?
 
This list includes only the best nature photographers in the world – many of these artists have been featured on the covers of national magazines and many have received multiple awards for their work as well.
 
This list features the most popular nature photographers in the world and includes photographers such as Ansel Adams, Carr Clifton, Joseph Holmes, Nick Brandt, Frans Lanting, Gregory Colbert, Philip Hyde, and William Neill. Cast your votes for the greatest nature photographers below, rerank the list to reflect your own opinions, or add a nature photographer you think is the best but isn't already on the list.
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Ansel Adams is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Nature Photographers
1902-02-20
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30 5
Sean McClutchey is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Nature Photographers
SeanMcClutchey added Sean McClutchey 1967
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26 8
Thomas D Mangelsen is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Nature Photographers
Thomas D Mangelsen
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13 10
Frans Lanting is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Nature Photographers
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9 7
Art Wolfe is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Nature Photographers
1951-09-13
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8 6
Jack Dykinga is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Nature Photographers
Jack Dykinga 1943-01-02
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6 4
Galen Rowell is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Nature Photographers
1940-08-23
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3 2
Robert-Glenn Ketchum is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Nature Photographers
Robert-Glenn Ketchum 1947
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2 1
Clyde Butcher is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Nature Photographers
1942-01-01
10
2 1
Koos Van Der Lende is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Nature Photographers
Koos Van Der Lende 1955
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1 0
Mattias Klum is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Nature Photographers
amancippa added Mattias Klum 1968-02-10
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1 0
David-Marc Muench is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Nature Photographers
David-Marc Muench 1936
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1 0
Eric Meola is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Nature Photographers
Eric Meola 1946-01-01
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7 7
Nick Brandt is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Nature Photographers
1966-01-01
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7 7
Carr Clifton is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Nature Photographers
Carr Clifton 1949
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5 5
William Neill is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Nature Photographers
William Neill
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4 4
Charles Cramer is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Nature Photographers
Charles Cramer
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3 3
John Sexton is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Nature Photographers
John Sexton 1953-01-01
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3 3
Ernst Haas is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Nature Photographers
1921-03-02
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1 1
Andy Nixon is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Nature Photographers
Andy Nixon
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1 1
Björn Groß is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Nature Photographers
BjörnGroß added Björn Groß

http://www.photocircle.net/de/fotografen/575/bjrn-gro

https://www.flickr.com/photos/damescalito
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1 1
David Noton is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Nature Photographers
David Noton 1957-01-01
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1 1
Jeremy Jowell is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Nature Photographers
Jeremy Jowell 1961
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1 1
Mark Gray is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Nature Photographers
Mark Gray 1952
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0 0
Hougaard Malan is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Nature Photographers
Hougaard Malan