Top 10 Most Followed Photographers on Artsy

From early Modernist pioneers to contemporary masters of staged, fashion, and large-scale photography, the ten most popular photographers on Artsy (based on user follows) all approach their craft as true artists—a formal beauty and ambiguous quietude pervades many of their works. Indeed, as our first position photographer describes, “the still must tease with the promise of a story the viewer of it itches to be told.”

10. Jeff Wall

9. Richard Avedon

8. Annie Leibovitz

7. Hiroshi Sugimoto

6. Sally Mann

5. Gregory Crewdson

4. Andreas Gursky

3. Paul Strand

2. Robert Mapplethorpe

1. Cindy Sherman