2. Jamel Shabazz

For over 40 years, some of the best moments in NYC history were captured by this man. Imagine all the Subway backdrops he could’ve captured for Vogue covers.

3. Carrie Mae Weems

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Many moons ago 🌖 by @dawoudbey

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Capturing the essence of a Black woman was Weems’ specialty. She’d totally slay a Beyonce Vogue cover.

8. Gerald Cyrus

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#GeraldCyrus. "Three Couples, La Place." NY, 1995.

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Cyrus’ photos are so timeless that they still feel fresh and vibrant, no matter when you look at them.

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