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- Princeton University Press 2008; US$ 27.95
We say the camera doesn't lie, but we also know that pictures distort and deceive. In Picture Perfect , Kiku Adatto brilliantly examines the use and abuse of images today. Ranging from family albums to Facebook, political campaigns to popular movies, images of war to pictures of protest. Adatto reveals how the line between the person and the pose,... more...
- Penguin Publishing Group 2015; US$ 29.95
"A brutally real and unrelentingly raw memoir."-- Kirkus (starred review) War photographer Lynsey Addario?s memoir It?s What I Do is the story of how the relentless pursuit of truth, in virtually every major theater of war in the twenty-first century, has shaped her life. What she does, with clarity, beauty, and candor, is to document, often... more...
- Oxford University Press, USA 2009; US$ 27.99
Photos filled with the forlorn faces of hungry and impoverished Americans that came to characterize the desolation of the Great Depression are among the best known artworks of the twentieth century. Captured by the camera's eye, these stark depictions of suffering became iconic markers of a formative period in U.S. history. Although there has been... more...
- Seven Stories Press 2015; US$ 39.95
?No country goes from a dictatorship to a democracy from one day to the next. There first must come a transitory period. ?With the fall of Duvalier in February 1986, our public life in Haiti exploded at all levels of society. I witnessed the birth of the religious organizations, the political parties and labor unions. I lived through the first?aborted?elections... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 33.95
You want to look through the lens of your camera and change the world. You want to capture powerful moments in one click that will impact the minds of other people. Photographic images are one of the most popular tools used to advocate for social and environmental awareness. This can be as close to home as drug use, prostitution, or pollution or as... more...
- Wiley 2006; US$ 31.99
8 books in 1 - your key to terrific digital photos! Your one-stop, full-color guide to creating digital images with "wow" From picking your camera to posting photos on the Web, here's what you need to know about digital photography in eight easy-to-use minibooks! Packed with full-color examples that will get your creative juices flowing, this guide... more...
- Auckland University Press 2013; US$ 29.15
By the time the First World War broke out in 1914, photography had become affordable and popular. Many of the 100,000 New Zealanders who went overseas to fight carried cameras with them, determined to capture their part in the ‘great adventure?. And soldiers were not the only ones to take photographs: cameras were also used by officials, journalists... more...
- Penguin Publishing Group 2001; US$ 17.00
"An extraordinary piece of journalism." —The Baltimore Sun "More than any other Vietnam book in recent years, The Girl in the Picture confronts us with the ceaseless, ever-compounding casualties of modern warfare." —The San Francisco Chronicle more...