Mantoani pays homage to his distinguished, often hidden, colleagues.
— Mallika Rao - Huffington Post

A mammoth endeavor...
— Clair O'neill - NPR

Many of us can automatically recall these photos in our heads, but far fewer can name the photographers who took them
— Jakob Schiller - NPR

The greatest single published tribute to photographers.
— Jim McHugh

A brilliant authoritive and historical record...
— Michael Collopy

Seeing Tim Mantoani’s comprehensive study of many of the world’s great photographers was a sheer joy!
— Greg Gorman