Famous Photographers from Israel

List of notable or famous photographers from Israel, with bios and photos, including the top photographers born in Israel and even some popular photographers who immigrated to Israel. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Israeli 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 Israel is included when available.

List people include Adi Nes, Malka Spigel and more.

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

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  • Adi Barkan
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    Adi Barkan

    Adi Barkan (Hebrew: עדי ברקן) is an Israeli model agent and activist who has campaigned for legislation banning the use of anorexic models. Barkan started his career as a fashion photographer.
  • Adi Nes
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    Adi Nes (born 1966) is an Israeli photographer.
    • Age: 57
    • Birthplace: Kiryat Gat, Israel
  • Alex Levac (Hebrew: אלכס ליבק, born 1944, Tel Aviv) is an Israeli photojournalist and street photographer. He won the Israel Prize for photography in 2005.
    • Age: 79
    • Birthplace: Tel Aviv, Israel
  • David Rubinger
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    David Rubinger (Hebrew: דוד רובינגר‎; 29 June 1924 – 2 March 2017) was an Israeli photographer and photojournalist. His famous photo of three Israeli paratroopers after the recapture the Western Wall in the Six-Day War has become a defining image of the conflict. Shimon Peres called Rubinger "the photographer of the nation in the making".
    • Age: 98
    • Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
  • Dor Garbash
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    Dor Garbash

  • Ephraim Moses Lilien (Hebrew: אפרים משה ליליין‎; 23 May 1874 – 18 July 1925) was an art nouveau illustrator and printmaker particularly noted for his art on Jewish themes. He is sometimes called the "first Zionist artist."
    • Age: Dec. at 51 (1874-1925)
    • Birthplace: Drohobych, Ukraine