Photography is a hobby of many people. But turning your hobby to your profession needs a lot of passion and courage. The list below shows the people who love photography and also have earned their living using this passion.
They are not only fashion photographers but also photographers that love nature or like to bring out the voice of the under privileged. These are some of the wealthiest photographers in the world.
1. Morgan Norman
Morgan Norman is the richest photographer in the world and has shot for several magazines, advertising agencies, and even record labels. This photographer has a unique sense of photography that the fashion industry appreciates.
2. Gilles Bensimon
Gilles Bensinmon has devoted his camera to fashion. He was the former International Creative Director for Elle magazine. He has shot famous models like Tyra Banks, Cindy Crawford, Elle Macpherson, and Naomi Campbell.
3. Lynsey Addario
Lynsey Addario mainly focuses on human right and social issues. She has clicked for The New York Times, Time, Newsweek, and other renowned publications. She has focused on women oriented issues and also covered several conflicts around the world Congo, and Iraq.
4. GMB Akash
GMB Akash is a photojournalist from Bangladesh and has won many awards for his photography. Akash manly uses his photography as a voice for the underprivileged. Akash’s work has been acknowledged all over the world and also received many awards.
5. Nick Brandt
Nick Brandt is a wildlife photographer and captures the beauty of the nature in his camera. Nick’s love for nature can be seen in his photographs. He has been appreciated for his work and has also received awards.