Andreas Gursky

https://www.andreasgursky.com/en

Gursky is a photographer who creates large format landscape and architectural photographs. His work reaches the highest prices for photography. Rhein II sold for $4,338,500 dollars in 2011. His work continues to sell for millions.

His photography is usually very simple, high resolution and printed large format. He uses large format film cameras, the negatives are scanned and then manipulated digitally.