Photography Surveys

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LEE FRIEDLANDER: THE LITTLE SCREENS

Written by Anton, Saul
An illustrated examination of an early photo-essay by Lee Friedlander that shows television screens broadcasting eerily glowing images into unoccupied rooms.Lee Friedlander's The Little Screens first appeared as a 1963 photo-essay in Harper's Bazaar, with commentary by Walker Evans.
August 28, 2015 | Paperback | Afterall Books |
$19.95
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GREAT WALL OF CHINA

Written by Tucker, Anne Wilkes
Chen Changfen (b. 1941) began to photograph the Great Wall twenty years before the Chinese government officially adopted it as the national symbol in 1984. This fascinating book presents a small fraction of his decades-long study of the monumental form and conveys the fertile range of themes and ideas that Chen has investigated, each informed by traditional Chinese art, history, and philosophy.
April 1, 2007 | Hardcover | Yale University Press | 151 Pages |
$19.95
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PARIS IN COLOR

Written by Robertson, Nichole
Take a journey through the world's most romantic city, traveling from color to magnificent color with this beguiling book. An orange café chair, bright blue bicycles against a fence, a weathered white door--Nichole Robertson's sumptuous photographs of the distinctive details of Paris, all arranged by color, evoke a sense of serendipitous discovery and celebrate the city as never before.
April 18, 2012 | Hardcover | Chronicle Books | 128 Pages |
$19.95
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BEST OF DOISNEAU: PARIS

Written by Doisneau, Robert
The legendary photographer's quintessential portraits of Paris--including several previously unpublished works--in an affordable new paperback. Robert Doisneau's ability to infuse images of daily life with poetic nuance has given enduring popular appeal to his work. In this new volume, he leads us on an entrancing tour into Parisian gardens, along the Seine, and through crowds of Parisians.
March 3, 2015 | Hardcover | Flammarion-Pere Castor |
$12.95
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BEEFCAKE: 100% ALL NATURAL

Written by Mason, Petra
A fun and humorous treasure trove of extremely rare, all-American beefcake pinups. From the author of Bunny Yeager's Darkroom and Bettie Page comes Beefcake, a Herculean collection of male nudes culled from vintage magazines of men for men.
March 3, 2015 | Hardcover | Universe Publishing(NY) |
$50.00
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SNAPSHOTS OF DANGEROUS WOMEN

Written by Cohen, Peter J
For the awesomely daring women in our lives comes the perfect gift: a jewel of a book that collects vintage candid snapshots of women enjoying unconventional activities. For the last two decades, Peter Cohen has been combing estate sales and flea markets collecting vernacular, or found, photography taken in the middle part of the twentieth century.
March 31, 2015 | Hardcover | Universe Publishing(NY) |
$27.50
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20TH CENTURY PHOTOGRAPHY

Written by Author
The history of photography began nearly 200 years ago, but only relatively recently has it been fully recognized as a medium in its own right. Cologne's Museum Ludwig was the first museum of contemporary art to devote a substantial section to international photography. The L.
October 24, 2012 | Hardcover | Taschen |
$19.99
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JUNGLES

Where the wild things are: From South America to Africa, up close with rainforest flora and fauna Jungles is a personal exploration of nature in the tropics by master photographer, storyteller, and naturalist Frans Lanting. In a unique collection of images made over a period of 20 years in jungles from the lowlands of the Congo to the cloud forests of the
May 1, 2011 | Hardcover | Taschen |
$19.99
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PALM BEACH PEOPLE

Written by Ross, Hilary Geary
Palm Beach People is a dazzling portraitand insider's view of a fabled andexclusive resort community and itshigh-profile denizens, as seen throughthe lens of master photographer HarryBenson and the words of societycolumnist Hilary Geary Ross.
November 11, 2014 | Hardcover | powerHouse Books | 320 Pages |
$85.00
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STREET PHOTOGRAPHY NOW

Written by McLaren, Stephen
Included are luminaries such as Magnum members Bruce Gilden, Martin Parr, and Alex Webb (who are still "seeing what is invisible to others," as Robert Frank put it), along with an international group of emerging photographers whose individual biographies illuminate the stories behind their pictures of New York, Tokyo, Delhi, or Dakar.
January 2, 2012 | Paperback | Thames & Hudson |
$29.95

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