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- Melbourne University Publishing 2016; Not Available
Shooting The Picture i s the story of Australian press photography from 1888 to today?the power of the medium, seismic changes in the newspaper industry, and photographers who were often more colourful than their subjects. This groundbreaking book explores our political leaders and campaigns, crime, war and censorship, international events, disasters... more...
- University of Chicago Press 2016; US$ 45.00
In 2005, photographer Chris Hondros captured a striking image of a young Iraqi girl in the aftermath of the killing of her parents by American soldiers. The shot stunned the world and has since become iconic?comparable to the infamous photo by Nick Ut of a Vietnamese girl running from a napalm attack. Both images serve as microcosms for their respective... more...
- Chronicle Books LLC 2015; US$ 24.99
The sudden revelation of a powerful religious calling was an entirely unexpected event in the life of a college student named Lauren. But when it became clear to her that she had a spiritual vocation, she made the exceptional decision to dedicate her life to God. Drawing upon many visits to the cloistered religious community of Dominican nuns in Summit,... more...
- Primento Digital Publishing 2015; US$ 12.99
«¿Hay alguien que me entienda?» Esto se preguntaba uno de los protagonistas de Finnegans Wake y quizá el mismo Joyce. Las vicisitudes de la publicación del Ulises, uno de los libros más reseñados y menos leídos de la historia, tiene muchos protagonistas, empezando por Sylvia Beach y su edición parisina de mil ejemplares y acabando al otro lado... more...
- Rocky Nook 2015; US$ 29.95
Since the advent of the camera, there have been photographers whose mission is to record and interpret the public sphere in all its aspects. Eugene Atget documented evidence of everyday life in the streets as well as the buildings and monuments of Paris. Henri Cartier-Bresson pursued what he called "The Decisive Moment," the moment in which the meaning... more...
- Princeton Architectural Press 2015; US$ 24.95
There are few jobs more rarefied or as physically and mentally demanding as prima ballerina. And yet, despite very real professional risks, three dancers from the world-class San Francisco Ballet all decided to have children at the pinnacle of their careers. In Balancing Acts , photographer Lucy Gray takes readers on an unforgettable fourteen-year... more...
- The University Press of Kentucky 2015; US$ 40.00
Thayer Soule couldn't believe his orders. As a junior officer with no military training or indoctrination and less than ten weeks of active duty behind him, he had been assigned to be photographic officer for the First Marine Division. The Corps had never had a photographic division before, much less a field photographic unit. But Soule accepted the... more...
- Primento Digital Publishing 2014; US$ 16.99
Ce livre n?est pas un récit de voyage, ni un essai historique ou ethnographique. Encore moins un traité de géopolitique ou d?économie. Il s?agit d?une mosaïque où textes et photographies se mêlent. Autant de fragments recueillis au gré d?un parcours aléatoire dans le monde tibétain, faits de rencontres et d?observations, façonnés avec la volonté de... more...
- Princeton Architectural Press 2014; US$ 40.00
For ten years Camille Seaman has documented the rapidly changing landscapes of Earth's polar regions. As an expedition photographer aboard small ships in the Arctic and Antarctic, she has chronicled the accelerating effects of global warming on the jagged face of nearly fifty thousand icebergs. Seaman's unique perspective of the landscape is entwined... more...