“Nicoletta’s comprehensive visual history of gay San Francisco does indeed, to quote Sylvester’s gay anthem, make us feel Mighty Real.”
“His skaters are akin to acrobats poised in midair, neither ascending nor falling, but perfectly pictured in a world of their own.”
Fred Herzog’s images in Modern Color were created over 50 years ago and still have the power to stop you in your tracks.
“a practical reference to achieving great results while bypassing post-processing.”
“a fascinating, stirring, and well-researched tale with insights into the thinking and lives of flawed people.”
“a superb addition to those desiring to master the conversion of color images to black and white.”
“It is a notable achievement when photography is used in healing a family.”
Henry Wessel documents life in the 20th century with a well-established black and white photographic style.
“echoes with a vision of the otherworldly, and a kind of purity where gravity has no pull and people float in a world of color and abstract beauty.”
Manuello Paganelli’s Cuba: A Personal Journey, 1989–2016, begins with his story of lost family connections and trying to rediscover his Cuban roots.
American photographer Berenice Abbott’s images of 30s New York architecture made her one the most influential photographers of that era.
Gordon Parks: I Am You: Selected Works 1942–1978 is an astounding book displaying the remarkable photographic talents of Gordon Parks, a man who was equally at ease in documenting the Civi
“Those who are fans of Trager's work, especially his silvery black and white images, will find Ina’s portraits a rewarding pleasure.”
“The Eyes of the City invites an unhurried view, seducing the eye to linger over the images, letting stories come to life in the mind.”
Philip Trager’s photographic record of New York in the 1970s is his depiction of a city marked by solitude.
Regardless of the quality of the content of this book, the first thing that must be recognized and applauded is that the authors have found an aspect of fashion that has rarely been explored in boo
50 Contemporary Photographers You Should Know is meant to be a Who’s Who of current influential photographers with the assumption that anyone who cares about contemporary photogra
Edward Burtynsky’s aerial photographs in Essential Elements go beyond the kind of satellite images and views that Google Earth has made commonplace in recent years.
“an extraordinary achievement that allows us a greater understanding of the history of mental illness.”
A photographic publication of any historical event is to be welcomed, and the Second World War was one of the most widely covered and photographed conflicts in history.
Benjamin Grant has created a unique series of images in Overview: A New Perspective of Earth, which illustrates that “there needs to be a dramatic shift in the way our species views our pl
National Geographic magazine has been a window on the world for some five generations of Americans.
“the book succeeds as a primer for new photographers and inspiration for experienced lovers of photography.”
“I never think of myself as an icon. What is in other people's minds is not in my mind. I just do my thing. . . . Elegance is the only beauty that never fades." —Audrey Hepburn
“[a] stylish and intelligent discussion of the intersection of transportation, aesthetics, and meaning.”