Martin Parr Remembers His Early Works | AnOther A new book, Martin Parr: Early Work, looks back at the seminal photographer’s formative years. Here, he tells us more
40 years in the making, photographer’s book reveals the ‘boundaries that hover just beyond our sight’ – The Washington Post Harry Gruyaert’s photographs are gorgeous, complex tableaus meditating on the theatricality of life, whether that be in an immaculately colorful street scene or a calmly set out oceanscape. Or, sometimes, like in his new book, […]
The 2019 PhotoBook Awards Shortlist Aperture and Paris Photo are pleased to announce the shortlist for the 2019 PhotoBook Awards.
Omaha Sketchbook: 15 years of midwestern masculinity – British Journal of Photography Gregory Halpern’s new photobook centers on Omaha, Nebraska, presenting a timely meditation on America and masculinity
Photographers Who Bear Witness to War Pay a Steep Price In “Shooting War,” neuropsychiatrist Anthony Feinstein examines the impact of war, natural disasters, and other crises on the photographers who document them.
Craig McDean, Tim Walker, and More: Nine Stunning Photo Books to Buy Now | AnOther Nine of the most exciting photography books published this month, covering fashion, art, and documentary and featuring work by some of the medium’s most renowned names
Walter Keller: Beruf: Verleger. A Tribute – AMERICAN SUBURB X “So, when we consider respect in the medium, we can limit our discussion by looking at who is contributing to our world and who is not. Publishers by and large are the unsung heroes of the day”.
The Amazing Treasure Trove of Bill Cunningham – The New York Times Here comes a big new picture book, organized by decade and with more than 700 photographs.
Arles 2019 : 50 years, 50 books . Masterpieces from the Martin Parr Library Collaborative project between Les Rencontres, LUMA and Tate Modern, this project highlights 50 works published between 1969 and 2018. The selection reveals a rich panel of artists who have marked photography in many ways. Whether form or content, this sselection shows […]
Jason Lee: Oklahoma | LENSCRATCH Some months ago, I had the pleasure to be in conversation with photographer/actor Jason Lee at Arcana Books about his sold-out monograph, A Plain View. The book is a beautiful tribute to the genre of the Road Trip, his work reflects months on the road in Texas with his Graflex […]
Workshop Preview: Christian Patterson on the Art of Photo Book Making | PDNPulse On May 18-19, Patterson will share his bookmaking expertise in a workshop at Red Hook Labs in Brooklyn, NY. In anticipation of the workshop, PDN asked Patterson via email to share a few insights about creative photography bookmaking, building a photographic narrative, […]
Karl Ove Knausgaard on Stephen Gill’s Bird Images in “The Pillar” | The New Yorker The photographs in Stephen Gill’s “The Pillar” encounter birds on their own terms.
Juxtapoz Magazine – Pimps, Juggalos, and Much More in Nighted Life 13 Nighted has been turning out print issues of their trademark film photography publications for over seven years, focusing on things that happen below the surface of everyday life. Issue 13 of Nighted Life is no exception, taking readers from an annual gathering of pimps […]
The Best Photobooks of 2018 | Time As an antidote to your unyielding Instagram feed, consider the photobook. In 2018, the form continued to be the most intimate way for photographers to fulfill and share their work. Here, TIME’s photography staff has selected the 25 we loved most this year.
Juxtapoz Magazine – A Look Into “Alex Prager: Silver Lake Drive” It’s often been said that Alex Prager’s photography work is cinematic in approach and content. There is the sense of a movie still from a classic Hollywood production, the kinds of films that aren’t made anymore, but are glorified in a way that defines […]
The Best Photo Books of 2018 – The New York Times I think about my “year-end” list of photo books all through the year, poring over publishers’ catalogs. I’m sent many books and buy many others. I sift through hundreds of volumes. Each book is finally chosen on its own merits. This is not a […]
Unraveling the Mysteries of Dorothea Lange’s ‘Migrant Mother’ – The New York Times The history behind Ms. Lange’s photograph of Florence Owens Thompson has intrigued academics and photographers for decades. But a new book sheds fresh light on the portrait’s little-explored details.
Winners of 2018 Paris Photo-Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards Announced | PDNPulse The three winners of the 2018 Paris Photo–Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards were announced on Friday in Paris. Laia Abril won Photobook of the Year for On Abortion, her visual chronicle of how access to abortion has affected women’s lives both historically and in contemporary […]
Random Moments, Petty Lies and Quiet Pleasures – The New York Times In “Taradiddle,” Charles Traub’s photographs reveal how life plays tricks on us all.
A New Book to Change the Way You Look at Photography – Feature Shoot Photographers on Photography, the newest book from the author Henry Carroll, is out now by Laurence King Publishing. In its pages, you’ll find more than a century’s worth of words and images from the past and present, with contributions from William Henry Fox […]