Photographers Famous Photographers from the Netherlands

Reference
9k views 34 items

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

This list is made up of people like Alexander Weygers and Thom Hoffman.

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

Use this list of renowned Dutch 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. (34 items)
Ad Konings is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Photographers from the Netherlands
Photo: via Tumblr
1

Ad Konings

Ad Konings is an ichthyologist originally trained in medicine and biology. Konings is best known for his research on African rift lake cichlids. After studies in Amsterdam, he has spent most of his life in Rotterdam. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 63

Birthplace: Netherlands

Alexander Weygers is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Photographers from the Netherlands
Photo: via Tumblr

Alexander George Weygers, was a polymath Dutch-American artist who is best known as a sculptor, painter, print maker, blacksmith, carpenter, United States Marine, philosopher, Aerospace engineer and author. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 88 (1901-1989)

Birthplace: Indonesia, Java, Asia, Southeast Asia

see more on Alexander Weygers
Anton Corbijn is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Photographers from the Netherlands
Photo: Metaweb (FB)/CC-BY

Anton Johannes Gerrit Corbijn van Willenswaard is a Dutch photographer, music video director, and film director. He is the creative director behind the visual output of Depeche Mode and U2, having handled the principal promotion and sleeve photography for both bands for almost three decades. Some of his works include music videos for Depeche Mode's "Enjoy the Silence", U2's "One", Bryan Adams' "Do I Have to Say the Words? and Nirvana's "Heart-Shaped Box", as well as the Ian Curtis biographical film Control, The American, and A Most Wanted Man, based on John le Carré's 2008 novel of the same name. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 63

Birthplace: Strijen, Netherlands

Also Ranked

#37 on The Best Lifestyle Photographers

see more on Anton Corbijn
Bert Haanstra is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Photographers from the Netherlands
Photo: Metaweb (FB)/Public domain

Albert 'Bert' Haanstra was a Dutch film director of films and documentaries. His documentary Glass won the Academy Award for Documentary Short Subject in 1959. His feature film Fanfare was the most visited Dutch film at the time, and has since only been surpassed by Turkish Delight. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 81 (1916-1997)

Birthplace: Holten, Netherlands

see more on Bert Haanstra