Nominated Photographers – Class of 2012

Nominated Photographers – ACHOF Class of 2012

The list of nominees includes photographers who created the principal images used on record album covers released between the years of 1960 to 1975.   We’ve listed the nominees alphabetically and have included a short list of examples of their work, along with link to sources of additional information about the nominees’ backgrounds.

Album Cover Photographers – (Name, Musical Act, Sample of Credited Record Titles)

Richard Avedon – Joan Baez – Farewell, Angelina; Barbra Streisand – Je M’appelle Barbra; Simon & Garfunkel – Bookends; Johnny Winter – Second Winter; The Band – Cahoots; Al Kooper – NY City

More information available at – www.richardavedon.com

Joel Brodsky – The Doors – Strange Days and The Best of The Doors; Tom Waits – Small Change; Isaac Hayes – Black Moses; Ohio Players – Pain and Climax; KISS – KISS

More information available at – http://www.artandpopularculture.com/Joel_Brodsky

Ed Caraeff – Credence Clearwater Revival – Pendulum; Rod Stewart – Never A Dull Moment; Elton John – Honky Chateau; Carly Simon – No Secrets; Steely Dan – Royal Scam; Bee Gees – Children of The World

More information available at – http://edcaraeffphotos.com/

Michael Cooper – The Beatles – Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band; The Rolling Stones – Satanic Majesties Request

More information available at – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michael_Cooper_(photographer)

Fin Costello – Deep Purple – Made In JapanWho Do We Think We Are and Burn; Manfred Mann – Solar Fire; Uriah Heep – Sweet Freedom; Rainbow – Richie Blackmore’s Rainbow and Rising; Twisted Sister – Under The Blade

More information available at – www.fincostello.co.uk

Henry Diltz – The Doors – Morrison Hotel; Crosby, Stills & Nash – CSN; James Taylor – Sweet Baby James; George Harrison – Concert For Bangladesh; Jackson Browne – Jackson Browne; Dan Fogelberg – Souvenirs

More information available at – www.morrisonhotelgallery.com

Karl Ferris – Jimi Hendrix – Are You Experienced? (US), Electric Ladyland (US) and Axis: Bold As Love (US); Donovan – A Gift From A Flower To A Tree; The Hollies – Evolution

More information available at – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Karl_Ferris

Robert Freeman – The Beatles – Rubber SoulBeatles For Sale, Help!, Hard Day’s Night

More information available at – http://www.robertfreeman.net/english.html

Bob Gruen – KISS – Dressed To Kill; John Lennon & Yoko Ono/Plastic Ono Band – Sometime in New York City; Raspberries – Raspberries

More information available at – www.bobgruen.com

Don Hunstein – Bob Dylan – Freewheelin’ Bob Dylan; Blood Sweat & Tears – More Than Ever; Al Kooper – You Never Know Who Your Friends Are…; Cryan Shames – Scratch The Sky; Johnny Cash – Love; Simon & Garfunkel – Bridge Over Troubled Water

More information available at – http://www.donhunstein.com/

Daniel Kramer – Bob Dylan – Highway 61 Revisited Bringing It All Back Home; George Benson – Giblet Gravy; Joan Baez – Any Day Now

More information available at – http://www.danielkramer.com/

Elliott Landy – Van Morrison – Moondance; Bob Dylan – Nashville Skyline; The Band – Music From Big Pink and The Band; John Lee Hooker – Simply The Truth; Mike Bloomfield – Super Session

More information available at – www.landyvision.com

Gered Mankowitz – The Rolling Stones – Out Of Our Heads/December’s Children and Between The Buttons; The Nice – Ars Longa…; Ultravox – Ultravox!; ABC – Lexicon of Love

More information available at – www.mankowitz.com

Jim Marshall – Allman Brothers Band – Live At Fillmore East; Moby Grape – Moby Grape; Commander Cody – Country Cassanova

More information available at – www.marshallphoto.com

Jim McCrary – Carole King – Tapestry; Joe Cocker – Mad Dogs & Englishmen; The Carpenters – Now and Then; Keith Moon – 2 Sides…; The Tubes – Remote Control

More information available at – www.jimmccrary.com

David Montgomery – Rolling Stones – Sticky Fingers; Jimi Hendrix – Electric Ladyland (UK); The Who – The Who Sell Out

More information available at – www.davidmontgomery.org

Michael Putland – Harry Nilsson – Son of Schmilsson; Eric Clapton – Rainbow Concert; AC/DC – High Voltage

More information available at – www.michaelputland.com

Mick Rock – The Stooges – Raw Power; David Bowie – Pin-Ups; Lou Reed – Transformer and Rock & Roll Heart; Mott The Hoope – All The Young Dudes; Queen – Queen II; Be-Bop Deluxe – Axe Victim

More information available at – www.mickrock.com

Ethan Russell – The Who – Who’s Next; Linda Ronstadt – Hasten Down The Wind; Rolling Stones – More Hot Rocks and Through The Past, Darkly; The Beatles – Let It Be

More information available at – www.ethanrussell.com

Norman Seeff – Carly Simon – Playin’ Possum; KISS – Hotter Than Hell; Blondie – Eat to the Beat; Joni Mitchell – Hejira; Rickie Lee Jones – Rickie Lee Jones; James Taylor – Into The Pocket

More information available at – www.normanseeff.com

Bob Seidemann – Blind Faith – Blind Faith; Supertramp – Even In The Quietest Moments; Jerry Garcia – Garcia; Neil Young – On The Beach; Jackson Browne – Late For The Sky

More information available at – www.bobseidemann.com

Robert Whitaker – The Beatles – Revolver and Yesterday & Today (“Butcher Cover”); Cream – Disraeli Gears; Gerry & The Pacemakers – How Do You Like It and Ferry Across The Mersey; The Seekers – Seekers Seen In Green

More information available at – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_Whitaker_(photographer)

To view the list of Photographers inducted into the ACHOF Class of 2012, please click here. 

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