(Born 1932) is a Contemporary photographer born in Boston, MA. After attending the Boston University College of Music from 1950 until 1951, where he studied piano, he began studying photography. He was a student of Ansel Adams and Minor White at the California School of Fine Art. Paul worked with White as an assistant as well, and this relationship had a significant impact on development of Caponigro’s style. Caponigro frequently photographs landscapes and nature, including his iconic sunflowers, skies, and the woods of Maine where He calls home. Paul is a true Master of the Medium and has inspired countless fine art photographers.