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Who Inspires You?

We recently asked the NYIP Twitter community who their photographic inspiration is.  Besides Ansel Adams with six votes, the results were incredibly diverse.  If you're unfamiliar with some of the names below, take a few minutes to click and check out their work. 


Ansel Adams

Peter Lik

Tom Ford

Mario Testino

David Lachapelle

Annie Leibovitz

W. Eugene Smith

Jasmine Star

Jamie Delaine

Katelyn James

Pierre Gonnord

James Wong Howe

Yousuf Karsh

Alfred Eisenstaedt

Jim Marshall

Henry Cartier-Bresson

Monte Zucker

Bryan Peterson

Robert Doisneau

Jared Polin

Howard Huang

Brian Hampton

Jim Brandenburg

Joe McNally

Art Wolfe

Josef Schneider

Sarah Bloom

William Eggleston

Richard Avedon

Helmet Newton


Not everyone listed was a photograher.  Some other responses included family, friends, & nature.  If you would like to add to the list, feel free to enter it in comments.


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Reader Comments (5)

Jay Maisel and Vivian Maier would be great additions to the list.
February 14, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterRico
Both excellent additions, thank you.
February 15, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterNYIP
I saw links from here to my blog and came to see what it was all about and am absolutely wowed to see my name in the above list!! Honored, amazed, stunned...tried to see who listed me by searching Twitter and can't find it, but THANK YOU.

This made my day!
February 16, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterSarah Bloom
This is just a great post. Thank you for sharing.This will go directly into our marketing files.
Jasmine Star and Joe McNally is my top pick of the two. I think we need a new list for 2012 soon!
February 5, 2012 | Unregistered CommenterPure White Studio
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