Seven pioneering women in photography (INFOGRAPHIC)

Mar 24, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. ET
Image: Tiffany Egbert/SheKnows

Women played a big part in photography as we know it today, but they are, unfortunately, too often overlooked for those contributions. Here are seven women who pioneered what we know today as modern photography and don't get nearly the credit they deserve. 

These seven women were major players on the photography scene, from its very inception to where we stand today.

Image: Tiffany Egbert/SheKnows

Sources: Genes ReunitedEncyclopaedia Britannica, Biography, American Physical Society, Gallery M, Smithsonian, Biography

If you would like to see examples of some of the photographers' work check out the links below:

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