• 100 Ideas That Changed Photography
    100 Ideas That Changed Photography
    ISBN: 9781786275684
    Title: 100 Ideas That Changed Photography
    Author: MARIEN MARY WARNER

    This compelling book chronicles the most influential ideas that have shaped photography from the invention of the daguerreotype in the early 19th century up to the digital revolution and beyond.

    Each idea is presented through lively text and arresting visuals, and explores when the idea first evolved and its subsequent impact on photography.

    Format: Paperback
    Price: $35.00

    $35.00
  • 100 Norwegian Photographers
    100 Norwegian Photographers
    ISBN: 9783775746106
    Title: 100 Norwegian Photographers
    Author: CATALDO ANTONIO & LUNSFORD CELINA


    The streetscapes of Istanbul as photographed by Nobel prize-winning novelist Orhan Pamuk in an exquisitely printed clothbound edition


    The dominant color in Orhan Pamuk's new book of photographs is orange. When the Nobel-Prize-winning novelist is finished with the day's writing, he takes his camera and wanders through Istanbul's various neighborhoods, visiting the backstreets of his town, areas without tourists, spaces that seem neglected and forgotten, spaces with a particular light. This is the orange light of Istanbul's windows and streetlamps that Pamuk knows so well from his childhood--from the Istanbul of 50 years ago, as he mentions in his introduction.

    But Pamuk also observes that the homely, cosy orange light is slowly being replaced by a new, bright and icy white light from new lightbulbs. His photographs from the backstreets of Istanbul record and preserve the cosy effect of this old, disappearing orange light, as well as the recognition of this new white vision.

    Whether reflected in well-trodden snow, concentrated as a glaring ball atop a lamppost or subtly present as a diffuse haze, orange literally and aesthetically gives shape to Pamuk's pictures, which reveal to us the unseen corners of his home city.



    Format: Hardback
    Price: $130.00
    $130.00
  • 52 Assignments: Instagram Photography
    52 Assignments: Instagram Photography
    ISBN: 9781781453766
    Title: 52 Assignments: Instagram Photography
    Author: JUNIPER ADAM

    This collection of inspirational Insta missions, challenges, hacks, and hints from leading Instagram photographers is designed to help you elevate the images in your Instagram feed to miniature works of art. Whether you wish to sharpen your selfies, sprinkle some magic over your food shots, transform your travel album, pimp your pet portraits or brush up your street photography, you'll find a year's worth of weekly commissions and concepts for composing and creating #hashtaggable photography in all its forms. This is the quickest way to shake off old habits, discover new techniques, transform your best nine, and start creating Instagram images that get devoted followers flocking to your feed.

    Format: Hardback
    Price: $30.00
    $30.00
  • 52 Assignments: Landscape Photography
    52 Assignments: Landscape Photography
    ISBN: 9781781453742
    Title: 52 Assignments: Landscape Photography
    Author: HODDINOTT ROSS & BAUER MARK

    52 Assignments: Landscape Photography is a mission brief, a portfolio of photographic workshops, a personalized journal, and an inspirational guide to putting the creativity back into your craft. Small enough to fit in your camera bag, it is filled with a year's worth of weekly commissions and concepts for composing and creating eye-catching landscape photography in all its forms. From adding movement to the land to freezing the motion of seascapes; from playing with snow to capturing a starburst; from bird's-eye views to worm's-eye views, this is the quickest and most enjoyable way to shake off old habits and discover new approaches that will throw a whole new light on your landscape photography.

    Format: Hardback
    Price: $30.00
    $30.00
  • Across the Arctic Ocean: Original Photographs from the Last Great Polar Journey
    Across the Arctic Ocean: Original Photographs from the Last Great Polar Journey
    ISBN: 9780500252147
    Title: Across the Arctic Ocean: Original Photographs from the Last Great Polar Journey
    Author: HERBERT SIR WALLY & LEWIS-JONES HUW

    Featuring an impressive team of expert commentators and illustrated with stunning photographs, this exceptional photography book is an engrossing firsthand record of an astonishing journey one that will probably never be repeated The Arctic Ocean as a whole is attracting worldwide attention because of global warming, the shrinking ice cap, the opening up of new northerly trade routes, and competition between nations for potentially vast untapped mineral resources Across the Arctic Ocean is therefore a truly timely account of the last great frontier in a rapidly changing world and will appeal to all those interested in exploration, polar science, the great outdoors, and human endeavor. "

    Format: Hardback
    Price: $60.00
    $60.00
  • Advanced Photography Guide
    Advanced Photography Guide
    ISBN: 9780241301920
    Title: Advanced Photography Guide
    Author: DORLING KINDERSLEY

    Take your photography skills and technique to the next level with this inspiring and informative guide for budding photographers looking to improve their photography repertoire.

    Featuring a comprehensive range of topics from experimenting with lenses, exposure, and aperture to useful post-production techniques, the easy to follow step-by-step tutorials show you to master the functions on your cameras and develop exciting new techniques. As well as refreshing your existing knowledge, you will learn more advanced skills, such as how to freeze movement, use filters, and create brilliant images from multiple exposures.

    Flick through inspiring ideas for projects exploring themes ranging from close-ups and portraits to street scenes, landscapes, and the night sky, while useful tips and hints help you to think creatively, and tackle "difficult" subjects. Packed with practical advice and beautiful images, The Advanced Photography Guidewill give you the know-how and confidence to produce truly stunning images and develop a distinctive style of your own.

    Format: Hardback
    Price: $40.00
    $40.00
  • Animal Kingdom: A Collection of Portraits
    Animal Kingdom: A Collection of Portraits
    ISBN: 9781599621470
    Title: Animal Kingdom: A Collection of Portraits
    Author: FORD RANDAL

    Acclaimed photographer Randal Ford celebrates our fascination with and love of animals through his engaging portraits of the animal kingdom. A young male lion cub seems to sport a rebellious mohawk; a chimpanzee adopts a pensive pose; a curious duckling cocks his head at the camera lens and flaps his wings. The featured animals cover a wide range, from birds such as the African crane, cockatoos, flamingos, and roosters, to big cats such as tigers, cheetahs, and leopards, to Arabian horses, bulls, and Longhorn sheep, among many others. Bird and animal lovers will be drawn to the powerful and emotionally engaging images that seem to reveal the individual character of the other animals that share the Earth with us. Elegantly designed and packaged, this book will be the perfect gift and addition to the home of any lover of animals or fine photography.


    Format: Hardback
    Price: $90.00
    $90.00
  • An-My Le: on Contested Terrain
    An-My Le: on Contested Terrain
    ISBN: 9781597114813
    Title: An-My Le: on Contested Terrain
    Author: LE AN-MY

    An-My Lê: On Contested Terrain is the first comprehensive survey of the Vietnamese American artist, published on the occasion of a major exhibition organized by Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh.

    Drawing, in part, from her own experiences of the Vietnam War, Lê has created a body of work committed to expanding and complicating our understanding of the activities and motivations behind conflict and war. Throughout her thirty-year career, Lê has photographed noncombatant roles of active-duty service members, often on the sites of former battlefields, including those reserved for training or the reenactment of war, and those created as film sets.

    This publication includes selections from her well-known series Viêt Nam, Small Wars, 29 Palms, and Events Ashore, in addition to never-before-seen images, including recent photographs from the US-Mexico border, formative early work, and lesser-known projects. Essays by the organizing curator Dan Leers and curator Lisa J. Sutcliffe, as well as a dialogue between Lê and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Viet Thanh Nguyen, address the ways in which Lê's quiet, nuanced work complicates the landscapes of conflict that have long informed American identity.

    Copublished by Aperture and Carnegie Museum of Art

    Format: Paperback
    Price: $120.00
    $120.00
  • Annie Leibovitz at Work
    Annie Leibovitz at Work
    ISBN: 9780714878294
    Title: Annie Leibovitz at Work
    Author: LEIBOVITZ ANNIE


    Annie Leibovitz, our most celebrated living photographer, explains how her pictures are made


    Leibovitz addresses young photographers and readers interested in what photographers do, but any reader interested in contemporary history will be fascinated by her account of one of the richest bodies of work in the photographic canon. The subjects include photojournalism, studio work, photographing dancers and athletes, working with writers, and making the transition from shooting with film to working with digital cameras. Originally published in 2008, this revised and updated edition brings Leibovitz's bestselling book back into print.



    Format: Hardback
    Price: $90.00
    $90.00
  • A-Z of Wildlife Watching LP
    A-Z of Wildlife Watching LP
    ISBN: 9781787014312
    Title: A-Z of Wildlife Watching LP
    Author: LONELY PLANET PUBLICATIONS STAFF

    This visually lavish coffee table book is packed with the most extraordinary and fascinating animals to see in the wild, from African elephants and Sumatran tigers to aardvarks and butterflies. Alongside a detailed description of each creature's habits and characteristics, we explain where best to find them and how to increase the chances of an encounter.- Full of stunning photos and authoritative text- Designed for both novices and enthusiasts- Readers can mark off what they've seen

    Format: Hardback
    Price: $45.00
    $45.00
  • Beginner's Photography Guide
    Beginner's Photography Guide
    ISBN: 9780241241271
    Title: Beginner's Photography Guide
    Author: DORLING KINDERSLEY

    If you're new to photography, then The Beginner's Photography Guide is perfect for you. The ideal starting point for digital camera users, this manual explains key concepts in simple terms before offering step-by-step visual guides to every function.

    The Beginner's Photography Guidecompares and contrasts the effect of different approaches, showing you how to take the photos you want and develop your photography ability. Learn how to overcome every photographer's challenge, from working in dim lighting to setting up the perfect flash. This fully updated edition takes into account new photography trends and the latest equipment on the market.

    Start snapping with The Beginner's Photography Guide and get the most out of your digital camera.

    Previous edition ISBN 9781409322795.



    Format: Hardback
    Price: $40.00
    $40.00
  • Below Zero Adventures Out in the Cold
    Below Zero Adventures Out in the Cold
    ISBN: 9783899556780
    Title: Below Zero Adventures Out in the Cold
    Author: GESTALTEN

    From dog sledding to ice fishing to waterfall climbing to bandy, countless possibilities await beyond the crowded ski slope and traditional winter activities. Create the winter wonderland that you desire and crave. Colder temperatures invite a variety of unique ways to interact with nature. Dog sleighs and snowshoes facilitate movement across snowy plains for everyday icy life whilst ice motocross and figure skating provide a burst of adrenaline. Whether you are looking for a vacation spot where the sun shimmers off of a glittering frozen cliff or for an athletic alternative to the conventional ski slopes, Below Zero celebrates the search for cabins instead of offices and parkas instead of suit jackets. Through images of landscapes dusted in a powdery palette and depictions of cold weather athletics, any questions of what to do with a snow day are answered in Below Zero. This volume explores the brisk side of nature s beauty and the adventures that await when the mercury drops."

    Format: Hardback
    Price: $120.00
    $120.00
  • Best Ever Video Tips Lp
    Best Ever Video Tips Lp
    ISBN: 9781743607589
    Title: Best Ever Video Tips Lp
    Author: LONELY PLANET PUBLICATIONS STAFF

    From the world's leading travel guide publisher comes "Lonely Planet's Best Ever Video Tips, " the latest title in the stylish and snappy "Lonely Planet's Best Ever" series."" Learn how to shoot and share better travel videos with 50 bite-sized, cleverly illustrated tips on assembling a kit, shooting techniques, editing and sharing. Designed for the novice and experienced videographer alike, this handy-sized guide will give you the skills to capture great moments on film with your smartphone, tablet or digital camera.

    Authors: Lonely Planet

    About Lonely Planet: Since 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel media company with guidebooks to every destination, an award-winning website, mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community. Lonely Planet covers must-see spots but also enables curious travellers to get off beaten paths to understand more of the culture of the places in which they find themselves.

    "'Lonely Planet. It's on everyone's bookshelves; it's in every traveller's hands. It's on mobile phones. It's on the Internet. It's everywhere, and it's telling entire generations of people how to travel the world.' "-- Fairfax Media

    "'Lonely Planet guides are, quite simply, like no other.' "- New York Times

    "Lonely Planet guides have won the TripAdvisor Traveler's Choice Award in 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015."

    Format: Hardback
    Price: $17.00

    $17.00
  • Buller A Secret Shared
    Buller A Secret Shared
    ISBN: 9780995129221
    Title: Buller A Secret Shared
    Author: COBURN PETER


    Format: Paperback
    Price: $40.00
    $40.00
  • Camping Life Inspiration & Ideas for Endless Adventures
    Camping Life Inspiration & Ideas for Endless Adventures
    ISBN: 9781579658434
    Title: Camping Life Inspiration & Ideas for Endless Adventures
    Author: LEONARD BRENDA

    Packed with expert information and inspiring photography, The Camping Life is the perfect invitation to leave the noise and screens behind--if only for a single night--and reconnect with nature. From backpacking to bikepacking, camping while white-water rafting to big wall climbing, outdoor adventurers Brendan Leonard and Forest Woodward cover it all: how to pack a backpack, how to set up a tent in the snow, how to camp with your dog, how to build a campfire, how to judge a river's difficulty. And, critically, how to leave no trace, while returning refreshed, recharged, and alive with new experience.

    Format: Hardback
    Price: $65.00
    $65.00
  • Cecil Beaton's Bright Young Things
    Cecil Beaton's Bright Young Things
    ISBN: 9781855147720
    Title: Cecil Beaton's Bright Young Things
    Author: MUIR ROBIN


    The stylish and extravagant world of the "Bright Young Things" of 1920s and '30s London, seen through the eye of renowned British photographer Cecil Beaton


    In 1920s and '30s Britain, Cecil Beaton used his camera and his larger-than-life personality to mingle with that flamboyant and rebellious group of artists, writers, socialites and partygoers who became known as the "Bright Young Things." Famously fictionalized by the likes of Evelyn Waugh (in Vile Bodies), Anthony Powell and Henry Green, these men and women cut a dramatic swathe through the epoch and embodied its roaring spirit.

    In a series of themed chapters, covering Beaton's first self-portraits and earliest sitters to his time at Cambridge and as principle society photographer for Vogue and Vanity Fair, over 50 leading figures who sat for Beaton are profiled and the dazzling parties, pageants and balls of the period are brought to life. Among this glittering cast are Beaton's socialite sisters Baba and Nancy Beaton, Stephen Tennant, Siegfried Sassoon, Evelyn Waugh and Daphne du Maurier. Beaton's photographs are complemented by a wide range of letters, drawings, book jackets and ephemera, and contextualised by artworks created by those in his circle, including Christopher Wood, Rex Whistler and Henry Lamb.

    Cecil Beaton (1904-80) is one of the most celebrated British portrait photographers of the 20th century and is renowned for his images of elegance, glamour and style. Beaton quickly developed a reputation for his striking and fantastic photographs, which culminated in his portraits of Queen Elizabeth in 1939. Also well known as a diarist, Beaton became a society fixture in his own right. His influence on portrait photography was profound and lives on today in the work of many contemporary photographers.



    Format: Hardback
    Price: $80.00
    $80.00
  • Chernobyl: a Stalkers' Guide
    Chernobyl: a Stalkers' Guide
    ISBN: 9781916218420
    Title: Chernobyl: a Stalkers' Guide
    Author: RICHTER DARMON & FUEL

    Since the first atomic bomb was dropped, humankind has been haunted by the idea of nuclear apocalypse. That nightmare almost became reality in 1986, when an accident at the USSR's Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant triggered the world's worst radiological crisis. The events of that night are well documented - but history didn't stop there. Chernobyl, as a place, remains very much alive today.In Chernobyl: A Stalkers' Guide, researcher Darmon Richter journeys into the contemporary Exclusion Zone, venturing deeper than any previously published account. While thousands of foreign visitors congregate around a handful of curated sites, beyond the tourist hotspots lies a wild and mysterious land the size of a small country. In the forests of Chernobyl, historic village settlements and Soviet-era utopianism have lain abandoned since the time of the disaster - overshadowed by vast, unearthly mega-structures designed to win the Cold War.Richter combines photographs of discoveries made during his numerous visits to the Zone with the voices of those who witnessed history - engineers, scientists, police and evacuees. He explores evacuated regions in both Ukraine and Belarus, finding forgotten ghost towns and Soviet monuments lost deep in irradiated forests. He gains exclusive access inside the most secure areas of the power plant itself, and joins the 'stalkers' of Chernobyl as he sets out on a high-stakes illegal hike to the heart of the Exclusion Zone.

    Format: Hardback
    Price: $55.00
    $55.00
  • Chronology of Photography: A Cultural Timeline from Camera Obscura to Instagram
    Chronology of Photography: A Cultural Timeline from Camera Obscura to Instagram
    ISBN: 9780500545034
    Title: Chronology of Photography: A Cultural Timeline from Camera Obscura to Instagram
    Author: LOWE PAUL

    As a medium of documentation, social commentary, commercial marketing, artistic exploration, and self-expression over the last two centuries, photography has in many ways defined the way we view ourselves and the world around us.A Chronology of Photography traces the development of the medium from early experiments with optics by artists and scientists, through the birth of photography in 1839, with the innovations of Louis Daguerre and Henry Fox Talbot, right up to the present-day explosion of digital media, with Instagram and the selfie dominating visual discourse. Providing a unique timeline framework and in-depth commentary, this volume takes a purely chronological approach to present a fresh social, political, and cultural perspective on the subject.Tracing the complex links between technological innovation, social change, and artistic intervention, A Chronology of Photography is an invaluable and comprehensive overview of photography's history including deeper explorations of key themes and moments.

    Format: Hardback
    Price: $45.00
    $45.00
  • Cool Dogs, Cool Homes Living in Style with Your Dog
    Cool Dogs, Cool Homes Living in Style with Your Dog
    ISBN: 9781782498797
    Title: Cool Dogs, Cool Homes Living in Style with Your Dog
    Author: JAMES GERALDINE

    Stylish interiors and happy dogs make the perfect home.

    You may have the coolest home on the street, but a house is not a home without a dog. So how do you keep your interiors Instagrammable when you have a canine companion, with all the associated paraphernalia of feeding bowls, leads, beds, and toys? As a dog-owner for over 20 years, and a former home buying manager at Selfridge's in London, UK, Geraldine James is the perfect person to show you how to incorporate dogs into your life without sacrificing your style or their freedom to roam the house and backyard. Whether you live in the city, in the countryside, or on the coast, your home can still look good with a few careful compromises. Then there are the design dogs - dogs belonging to designers whose beautifully curated homes are none the less canine-friendly. And finally there's a special section telling the stories of the rescue dogs featured in the book, and highlighting the joy a rescue dog can bring to your life and your home.

    Format: Hardback
    Price: $50.00

    $50.00
  • Creative Photo Hacks: Cheat Your Way to Great Photography
    Creative Photo Hacks: Cheat Your Way to Great Photography
    ISBN: 9781781575666
    Title: Creative Photo Hacks: Cheat Your Way to Great Photography
    Author: DYER IMOGEN & WILKINSON MARK

    Taking the best photos needn't be difficult. Or expensive. Discover how to create professional results on a budget.
    Do you ever find yourself walking along aisles full of camera equipment, fingers itching to claim the latest gadget but with your eyes always avoiding the price? It's no secret that photography equipment is expensive. Your dreams may seem bigger than your pockets, but what if you could get the amazing results of professional equipment without parting with your cash?
    That's what this book is all about.
    Learn how to cut, stick and glue your way to photography perfection with this collection of ingenious tricks that will transform your photos.

    Format: Paperback
    Price: $35.00
    $35.00
  • Curves Mallorca
    Curves Mallorca
    ISBN: 9783667114037
    Title: Curves Mallorca
    Author: BOGNER STEFAN

    Everybody has their own ideas about the most popular mediterranean holiday island. Whether you dream of sunbathing at a scenic bay, or of joining a group of cyclists to cycle up mountains, or of enjoying the winding mountain roads in an open-top sportscar, Mallorca has all of that and more. Unfortunately, most people know about the island's advantages so you will never be alone. Never? Volume 10 of the successful Curves series conveys exactly that: the experience of being alone. Beaches without sunburned tourists, roads without coaches, cyclists, or hired cars, photographed by Stefan Bogner with his unique touch. How he does it remains a secret. What we know for sure is that he captures highlight after highlight: Palma de Mallorca, Port d'Andratx, Pollenca, Can Picafort, Cap de Formentor, Lean back, fasten your seatbelt, browse - and enjoy! SELLING POINTS: * Stunning photographs of fantastic roads and a fresh look at the island and its people * With maps and recommendations for routes and hotels

    Format: Paperback
    Price: $50.00
    $50.00
  • Daido Moriyama: How I Take Photographs
    Daido Moriyama: How I Take Photographs
    ISBN: 9781786274243
    Title: Daido Moriyama: How I Take Photographs
    Author: MORIYAMA DAIDO & NAKAMO TAKESHI

    Take an inspiring walk with legendary photographer Daido Moriyama while he explains his groundbreaking approach to street photography. For over half a century, Moriyama has provided a distinct vision of Japan and its people. Here he offers a unique opportunity for fans to learn about his methods, the cameras he uses, and the journeys he takes with a camera.

    Format: Paperback
    Price: $35.00
    $35.00
  • Digital Photography Handbook: an Illustrated Step-by-step Guide
    Digital Photography Handbook: an Illustrated Step-by-step Guide
    ISBN: 9781786481320
    Title: Digital Photography Handbook: an Illustrated Step-by-step Guide
    Author: HARMAN DOUG


    Need to know which digital camera to buy? Want to take better photographs and retouch images? Ready to achieve professional results?


    This updated edition of The Digital Photography Handbook will allow you to make the most of all the advantages your camera has to offer - as well as guiding you through the latest software to enhance your images, and get professional results with every shot.


    This book includes expert advice on the art of photography (composition, depth of field and how to photograph a variety of subjects), editing and image manipulation software, how to print your images for the best results, developing a portfolio and mastering the rules of copyright. Doug Harman includes the very latest developments in digital technology, equipping you with everything you need to become a photographer.


    Contents include: Types of camera, Computers and software, Memory, Pixels and magnification, Saving images, Exposure, Composition, Light, Camera modes, Special effects, Manipulating images, Photo apps, Retouching old photos, Printing digital images, Selecting printers and paper, Archiving and the cloud, Making money from your images, Copyright rules and more.



    Format: Trade paperback
    Price: $30.00
    $30.00
  • Dignity In Honor of the the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, Updated Second Edition
    Dignity In Honor of the the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, Updated Second Edition
    ISBN: 9781576879221
    Title: Dignity In Honor of the the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, Updated Second Edition
    Author: GLUCKSTEIN DAN

    Updated second edition.

    "The work of Dana Gluckstein helps us to truly see, not just appearances, but essences, to see as God sees us, not just the physical form, but also the luminous soul that shines through us."
    -NOBEL LAUREATE, ARCHBISHOP DESMOND TUTU IN THE FOREWORD

    DIGNITY, a three-time winner of the International Photography Awards, is a collection of iconic photographs by Dana Gluckstein which honors Indigenous Peoples worldwide.Gluckstein, whether photographing a Haitian healer or a San Bushman elder, succeeds in distilling the universality of experience that links us all without diminishing the dignity of the individual.DIGNITYincludes more than 100 of Gluckstein's black-and white duotone portraits, made over three decades. The photographs express the theme of tribes in transition by capturing a fleeting period of world history where traditional and contemporary cultures collide.
    DIGNITY's power, artistry, and impassioned call to action make it a historic book in support of Indigenous Peoples throughout the Americas, Africa, Asia, and the Pacific, who are among the world's most impoverished and oppressed inhabitants. It begins with a moving foreword by Nobel Laureate, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, and an introduction by Oren R. Lyons, Native American Faithkeeper, Turtle Clan, Onondaga Nation. The afterword by Dana Gluckstein chronicles the inspiration for the photographs. Powerful epilogues from Nobel Peace Prize winner Amnesty International, advocate for global implementation of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.

    The poetic images that comprise this updated second edition ofDIGNITYare intended to bring greater awareness to the Declaration. TheDIGNITYbook advocacy campaign helped create a tipping point for President Obama to endorse the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples in December 2010. The Declaration is the most comprehensive global statement of the measures every government must enact to ensure the survival and well-being of Indigenous Peoples.DIGNITYincludes the full text of the Declaration.

    "The dispassionate remove common to most modern portraits is all but absent in these images; in its stead is a passionate complicity between artist and sitter that allows each subject to be memorialized with both beauty and grace."
    -ROBERT A. SOBIESZEK, FORMER CURATOR DEPARTMENT OF PHOTOGRAPHY, LOS ANGELES COUNTY MUSEUM OF ART

    Format: Hardback
    Price: $90.00
    $90.00
  • Dive Atlas of the World: an Illustrated Reference to the Best Sites
    Dive Atlas of the World: an Illustrated Reference to the Best Sites
    ISBN: 9781504800662
    Title: Dive Atlas of the World: an Illustrated Reference to the Best Sites
    Author: JACK JACKSON

    The Dive Atlas of the World offers a global tour of dive sites, described and photographed by experts. From well-known classics to sites that have only recently been discovered, this global selection offers the discerning diver a feast of locations to choose from, including an expanded selection of Caribbean dive sites. Whether you favour muck diving and macro photography, wrecks, walls, reefs, caves, blue holes or the adrenaline rush of high-speed drift dive in a strong current (or all of these), you will find well-written, clearly mapped accounts of the top places where you can enjoy these dives. This book features contributions from local experts, leading writers and award-winning photographers such as Jack Jackson and Lawson Wood.

    Format: Hardback
    Price: $81.00
    $81.00
  • Dorothea Lange
    Dorothea Lange
    ISBN: 9781597112956
    Title: Dorothea Lange
    Author: LANGE DOROTHEA & GORDON LINDA

    Dorothea Lange (1895-1965) documented rural poverty for the federal Resettlement Administration and Farm Security Administration from 1935 to 1939. Her powerful images--from migrant workers in California fleeing the "dustbowl," to struggling Southern sharecroppers-- became icons of the era. She later photographed Japanese Americans in internment camps during World War II and traveled throughout Europe and Asia. This book presents 42 of the greatest images from throughout Lange's career, including some of her work done abroad. She possessed the ability, as she put it, to photograph "things as they are" and through this her photographs give us "more about the subjects than just the faces." It is no wonder that Edward Steichen called her the greatest documentary photographer in the United States. Linda Gordon contributes a new biographical essay and an image-by-image commentary to accompany a newly selected set of photographs. A professor of humanities and history at New York University, she has written at length on Dorothea Lange. Her 2009 book, "Dorothea Lange: A Life Beyond Limits," won the Bancroft Prize.
    "Lange's work defines an era of destitution and drought, and still resonates even now. This is the perfect introduction to one of the world's greatest photojournalists."--"Practical Photography, "from a review of the original edition.

    Format: Hardback
    Price: $33.00
    $33.00
  • Dress Like a Woman: Working Women & What They Wore
    Dress Like a Woman: Working Women & What They Wore
    ISBN: 9781419729928
    Title: Dress Like a Woman: Working Women & What They Wore
    Author: FRIEDMAN VANESSA & GAY ROXANE

    At a time in which a woman can be a firefighter, surgeon, astronaut, military officer, athlete, judge, and more, what does it mean to dress like a woman? Dress Like a Woman turns that question on its head by sharing a myriad of interpretations across history. The book includes 300 incredible photographs that illustrate how women's roles have changed over the last century. The women pictured in this book inhabit a fascinating intersection of gender, fashion, politics, culture, class, nationality, and race. There are some familiar faces, including trailblazers Amelia Earhart, Angela Davis, and Michelle Obama, but the majority of photographs are of ordinary working women from many backgrounds and professions. With essays by renowned fashion writer Vanessa Friedman and feminist writer Roxane Gay, Dress Like a Woman offers a comprehensive look at the role of gender and dress in the workplace.

    Format: Hardback
    Price: $40.00
    $40.00
  • Dronescapes The New Aerial Photography from Dronestagram
    Dronescapes The New Aerial Photography from Dronestagram
    ISBN: 9780500295953
    Title: Dronescapes The New Aerial Photography from Dronestagram
    Author: ECER AYPERI KARABUDA

    Created in collaboration with Dronestegram, the world-leading drone photography website, and Ayperi Karabuda Ecer, a highly renowned photography editor, Dronescapes is the first book to bring together the very best photographs taken by quadcopters around the globe. It grants us the thrilling opportunity to see our planet from entirely new vantage points, whether this is a bird's-eye view of Christ the Redeemer in Rio de Janeiro, a photograph taken inches away from an eagle in mid-flight, or a vertiginous shot taken above Mexico's Tamul Waterfalls. There are extended commentaries on how individual images were created, profiles on notable photographers and a separate user guide containing key advice on how to use your drone. An introduction also discusses how the arrival of drone photography signals a major shift in the history of aerial photography. Dronescapes is a landmark publication at the cutting edge of contemporary photography, taking the medium - for once, literally - to newfound, dizzying heights.

    Format: Paperback
    Price: $45.00
    $45.00
  • Elliott Erwitt's Scotland
    Elliott Erwitt's Scotland
    ISBN: 9783961711369
    Title: Elliott Erwitt's Scotland
    Author: ERWITT ELLIOTT


    Including an essay by Alexander McCall Smith In 2013, Master Magnum photographer was asked by the Macallan Masters of Photography to cast his artistic eye on the wiles and wonders of Scotland. Known for his capricious humour, black and white documentaries and portraiture, Erwitt (author of Dogdog) presents his findings in this wonderfully entertaining volume. Widely quoted throughout his long career, Erwitt's photographs speak for themselves.
    "The whole point of taking pictures is so that you don't have to explain things in words....All the technique in the wold doesn't compensate for the inability to notice...A picture should be looked at -- not talked about."



    Format: Hardback
    Price: $160.00
    $160.00
  • Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Taking Better Photographs
    Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Taking Better Photographs
    ISBN: 9781781453773
    Title: Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Taking Better Photographs
    Author: ZACHARIAS ANTHONY

    You know it when you see a seriously good photo. But what did the photographer do to achieve it? And how can you make your own photos work in the same way? This book provides all the answers, with none of the sweat. Taking 50 exceptional images, and 50 instant explanations, it shows you how to start taking serious photos and stop making simple mistakes. You will discover all you need to know about composition, exposure, light, lenses, and creativity--without any of the jargon or the waffle. Whether you want to develop your digital dexterity or add some inspiration to your Instagram, this is all you need to know to start taking seriously good photographs of your own.

    Format: Hardback
    Price: $30.00
    $30.00
  • Fifty Paths to Creative Photography: Style & Technique
    Fifty Paths to Creative Photography: Style & Technique
    ISBN: 9781781573471
    Title: Fifty Paths to Creative Photography: Style & Technique
    Author: FREEMAN MICHAEL


    In keeping with the best tradition of Freeman's writing, this isn't a technical manual looking at camera settings, but a volume which will encourage you to explore what makes great photograhy.
    In Freeman's own words: "There's a long line of opinion, from Plato through Kant, that holds creativity to be unteachable, and to be the province of genius. You have it or you don't. End of story. I don't agree"
    By looking at the work of other great photographers, as well as Freeman's own work, the book provides the reader with 50 "paths" they can explore to think about taking photos, looking at subjects from cliche to zen, so you will be able to hit the right point in surprise, originality, insight and execution every time."

    Format: Paperback
    Price: $40.00
    $40.00
  • Good Dog A Collection of Portraits
    Good Dog A Collection of Portraits
    ISBN: 9781599621487
    Title: Good Dog A Collection of Portraits
    Author: FORD R

    Randal Ford now focuses his portraiture lens on the one species that has been by our side for millennia: our best friend. Good Dog captures the warmth, humour, and unconditional love that is at the heart of every dog. From mutts beaming with charisma and charm to show dogs exuding grace and elegance, Ford's 150 dog portraits bring out the dog lover in all of us.

    With a compelling essay by W. Bruce Cameron, this warm, tender, playful, and heartfelt collection of dog portraits gives us a beautiful look into the lives of our most cherished companions.

    Format: Hardback
    Price: $110.00
    $110.00
  • Hair Stories: Rohina Hoffman
    Hair Stories: Rohina Hoffman
    ISBN: 9788862086400
    Title: Hair Stories: Rohina Hoffman
    Author: HOFFMAN ROHINA

    Hair Stories is a series of excerpted interviews and portraits of a diverse array of women which explores the complex relationship women have with their hair. Photographer Rohina Hoffman used her interviewing skills, which she developed in her training as a neurologist, to establish an intimate rapport that allowed for a truthful telling about the impact of hair in these womens' lives. Though it was conceived and shot before the #MeToo movement, this salient project presents hair as a metaphor for identity, femininity, and the manner in which women struggle for control over their own bodies in a misogynistic world. Hair Stories reflects that hair is more than just style or aesthetics; it is a physical manifestation of the history of women.

    Format: Hardback
    Price: $45.00
    $45.00
  • High Gloss: the Art of Vijat Mohindra
    High Gloss: the Art of Vijat Mohindra
    ISBN: 9781419750243
    Title: High Gloss: the Art of Vijat Mohindra
    Author: MOHINDRA VIJAT


    The first monograph showcasing the pop and glossy universe of young Hollywood's favorite photographer


    Considered young Hollywood's favorite photographer, Vijat Mohindra has created a unique and colorful style that he's brought to the covers of the world's hippest magazines. His ultra-modernist and hyper-synthetic aesthetic appeals to millennials, and the dazzling anti-v rit style of his work has attracted celebrity clientele such as Miley Cyrus, Paris Hilton, Nicki Minaj, Gwen Stefani, and Kim Kardashian West. With them, he has created iconic covers for publications such as Paper magazine, Gay Times, Attitude, and Plastik.


    Fascinated by all those who defy norms, genders, and boundaries, this former assistant of David La Chapelle never ceases to celebrate our differences in fantasy worlds where Paris Hilton, Amanda Lepore, Tyra Banks, and A$AP Rocky could all live together. This is his first monograph ever published and includes all the images that made him famous, as well as new photos shot exclusively for this book. A must-have for anyone interested in fashion and photography.




    Format: Hardback
    Price: $80.00
    $80.00
  • How to Photograph Absolutely Everything
    How to Photograph Absolutely Everything
    ISBN: 9780241363584
    Title: How to Photograph Absolutely Everything
    Author: DORLING KINDERSLEY

    This practical guide will teach you how to take the best possible photo in any situation imaginable with clear step-by-step guidance from expert photographer, Tom Ang. Full of essential advice, hints, and tips, How to Photograph Absolutely Everythinggives you straightforward instructions on what equipment you will need, the best approach for each subject, how to compose your shot and find the right light, and how to frame your shot effectively. Checklists offer you guidance on getting results and "tricks of the trade" show you how to turn a good picture into a great one.From still-life to sports photography, cityscapes and landscapes, and tackling children's parties to capturing the magic of seasonal celebrations, How to Photograph Absolutely Everythingis the essential guide to improving your digital photography skills and getting the most out of your camera.

    Format: Hardback
    Price: $55.00
    $55.00
  • Humans
    Humans
    ISBN: 9781509851744
    Title: Humans
    Author: STANTON BRANDON

    Brandon Stanton's Humans is a book that connects readers as global citizens at a time when erecting more borders is the order of the day. It shows us the entire world, one story at a time . . .Brandon Stanton's Humans - his most moving and compelling book to date - shows us the world. After five years of traveling the globe, the creator of Humans of New York brings people from all parts of the world into a conversation with readers. He ignores borders, chronicles lives and shows us the faces of the world as he saw them. His travels took him from London, Paris and Rome to Iraq, Dubai, Ukraine, Pakistan, Jordan, Uganda, Vietnam, Israel and every other place in between. His interviews go deeper than before. His chronicling of peoples' lives shows the experience of a writer who has traveled widely and thought deeply about the state of our world. Including hundreds of photos and stories of the people he met and talked with in over forty countries, Humans is classic Brandon Stanton - a fully color illustrated book that includes many photos and stories never seen before. For the first time for a HONY title, Humans will contain several of the essays Brandon's posted online which have been read, loved and enthusiastically shared by his followers.

    Format: Hardback
    Price: $50.00
    $50.00
  • Humans of New York
    Humans of New York
    ISBN: 9781250038821
    Title: Humans of New York
    Author: STANTON BRANDON

    Based on the blog with nearly a million loyal fans, a beautiful, heartfelt, funny, and inspiring collection of photographs capturing the spirit of a city In the summer of 2010, photographer Brandon Stanton set out on an ambitious project: to single-handedly create a photographic census of New York City. Armed with his camera, he began crisscrossing the city, covering thousands of miles on foot, all in an attempt to capture New Yorkers and their stories. The result of these efforts was a vibrant blog he called "Humans of New York," in which his photos were featured alongside quotes and anecdotes. The blog has steadily grown, now boasting nearly a million devoted followers. Humans of New York is the book inspired by the blog. With four hundred color photos, including exclusive portraits and all-new stories, Humans of New York is a stunning collection of images that showcases the outsized personalities of New York. Surprising and moving, printed in a beautiful full-color, hardbound edition, Humans of New York is a celebration of individuality and a tribute to the spirit of the city. With 400 full-color photos and a distinctive vellum jacket

    Format: Hardback
    Price: $53.00
    $53.00
  • Inside Tracks
    Inside Tracks
    ISBN: 9781742708829
    Title: Inside Tracks
    Author: SMOLAN RICK

    Inside Tracks is the retelling of Robyn Davidson's journey from Alice Springs to the Indian Ocean, seen through the eyes of world renowned photographer, Rick Smolan, and now reimagined in the major motion picture, Tracks. In the late 1970s Robyn Davidson undertook an epic adventure - to travel solo across the Australian outback from Alice Springs to the Indian Ocean, armed only with a few camels and her dog for company. Rick Smolan, a National Geographic photographer at the time, was employed to document Robyn's journey, by accompanying her along sections of her route, the result of which formed a long-lasting relationship between the two and a visually stunning account of one woman's dream of solitude, captured against the backdrop of the Australian outback. Inside Tracks is an ode to the Australian outback and Robyn's groundbreaking journey - a stunning coffee table book and reflection on our landscape in one. This unique story has now been turned into a major feature film featuring Mia Wasikowska and Adam Driver as the protagonists. Inside Tracks documents Robyn and photographer Rick Smolan's story and how her journey has resonated around the world. Featuring excerpts from the screenplay along with stills from the movie that show how closely the film mirrors the reality of the story, Inside Tracks is a must-have for lovers of Robyn's original book and the film alike. In addition, this book accompanies a unique photo recognition app' that plays scenes from the movie when placed over particular images in the book - a wonderful bonus for movie and tech' fans.

    Format: Hardback
    Price: $60.00
    $60.00
  • Into the Woods: Trees & Photography
    Into the Woods: Trees & Photography
    ISBN: 9780500480533
    Title: Into the Woods: Trees & Photography
    Author: BARNES MARTIN


    Wild or cultivated, rural or urban, solitary or within a forest, trees have long provided a compelling source of inspiration for artists and photographers alike. Both as stand-alone aesthetic objects and as symbols of broader cultural significance, trees have an understated, sometimes underappreciated, ability to evoke a deep, primal sense of wonder.


    Whether captured as functional botanical records or as a means of creative expression, Into the Woods is an elegant, informative introduction to the ways in which distinctive patterns of branch, bark, leaf, and root have continued to offer arresting subjects for photographers across the centuries.


    Including more than 100 photographs ranging from the nineteenth through the twenty-first century, supported by insightful commentaries and an introduction, Into the Woods illustrates the marvelous world of trees in photography.



    Format: Hardback
    Price: $55.00
    $55.00
  • Jay Boy: The Early Years of Jay Adams
    Jay Boy: The Early Years of Jay Adams
    ISBN: 9780789332820
    Title: Jay Boy: The Early Years of Jay Adams
    Author: SHERWOOD KENT

    An endearing book of photographs of legendary skateboarding pioneer and Z-Boy Jay Adams during his childhood years, taken by Adams's stepfather Kent Sherwood and now back in print for the first time since Adams's passing.

    Skateboarding legend Jay Adams's sudden and unexpected death at the age of fifty-three shocked the world. Media outlets including the New York Times, the Washington Post, CNN, the Hollywood Reporter, ESPN, MTV, the Telegraph, and People magazine to name only a few, paid tribute to Jay Adams; the broad coverage he received speaks to the immense influence Adams had on the sport of skateboarding and the subsequent culture he helped grow and shape. Universe is pleased to bring back into print the little-known book of photographs of Jay Adams's earliest days as a surfer and skateboarder, taken by his stepfather Kent Sherwood.

    Sherwood is directly responsible for unleashing Adams's talent on the world: he introduced Adams at a very young age to surfing and skateboarding. Sherwood, a self-taught photographer, began shooting the young Jay Adams at play, surfing, and skating with his friends, including Tony Alva, Wentzle Ruml, and Shogo Kubo, among others. Jay Boy is an endearing, intimate look at the gifted Adams and his friends, and includes sweet and revealing thoughts about his past, written in his own hand before he passed away. It is certain to appeal to any fan of skateboarding.

    Format: Hardback
    Price: $80.00

    $80.00
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