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Bobby's Book

Written by Emily Davidson
As told by Bob Powers
Photographed by Bruce Davidson


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: October 30, 2012
Price: $21.00

In 1998, at the very moment that a publisher had approached Bruce Davidson about a book of his 1959 Brooklyn Gang photographs, former gang leader Bobby Powers unexpectedly telephoned the Davidsons. Over the next decade, Emily Davidson maintained an ongoing conversation with Powers in order to bring to light his struggle to overcome his... Read more >
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Grandmother Power
Grandmother Power
Written by Paola Gianturco
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576876114
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Grandmother Power
A Global Phenomenon
Written by Paola Gianturco


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $49.95

Whether fighting for the environment, human rights, education, health, or cultural preservation, a new generation of activist grandmothers across the world are using their strength, wisdom, and hearts to make a difference.

An unheralded grandmothers' movement is changing the world. Insurgent grandmothers are using their power to fight for a better... Read more >
Beyond Snapshots
Beyond Snapshots
Written by Rachel Devine and Peta Mazey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780817435806
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Beyond Snapshots
How to Take That Fancy DSLR Camera Off "Auto" and Photograph Your Life like a Pro
Written by Rachel Devine and Peta Mazey


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: March 20, 2012
Price: $24.99

Ready to Capture Your Story with Beautiful Photos?
 
Let professional photographers Rachel Devine and Peta Mazey show you how to use that fancy DSLR to photograph the story of your life, from falling in love and having a baby, to the everyday moments that are no less precious. You’ll learn:
 


   • Common beginner mistakes... Read more >
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Beyond Snapshots
Beyond Snapshots
Written by Rachel Devine and Peta Mazey
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780817435813
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Beyond Snapshots
How to Take That Fancy DSLR Camera Off "Auto" and Photograph Your Life like a Pro
Written by Rachel Devine and Peta Mazey


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: March 20, 2012
Price: $12.99

Ready to Capture Your Story with Beautiful Photos?
 
Let professional photographers Rachel Devine and Peta Mazey show you how to use that fancy DSLR to photograph the story of your life, from falling in love and having a baby, to the everyday moments that are no less precious. You’ll learn:
 


   • Common beginner mistakes... Read more >
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New York New York
New York New York
Written by Hilary Geary Ross, Photographed by Harry Benson, Introduction by Jay McInerney
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576875889
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New York New York

Written by Hilary Geary Ross
Photographed by Harry Benson
Introduction by Jay McInerney


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: November 29, 2011
Price: $85.00

New York New York combines the talents of renowned photographer Harry Benson with text by society columnist Hilary Geary Ross to create a stunning portrait of New York’s best-known citizens. From captains of industry, politicians, movie stars, dancers, artists, and best-selling authors to celebrated athletes and society doyennes, New York New... Read more >
The Changing Face of Portrait Photography
The Changing Face of Portrait Photography
Text by Shannon Perich
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781588342744
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The Changing Face of Portrait Photography
From Daguerreotype to Digital
Text by Shannon Perich


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
On Sale: October 18, 2011
Price: $35.00

A richly illustrated volume examines the portrait work of Dorthea lange, Richard Avedon, Robert Weingarten, George K. Warren, Julia Margaret Cameron, the Barr & Wright Studio, Gertrude Käseebier, Nickolas Muray, Henry Horenstein, and Lauren Greenfiled.  The Changing Face of Portrait Photography explores the power of the portrait and the role it plays in... Read more >
Boudoir Photography
Boudoir Photography
Written by Critsey Rowe
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780817400118
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Boudoir Photography
The Complete Guide to Shooting Intimate Portraits
Written by Critsey Rowe


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: September 6, 2011
Price: $29.99

The complete manual to boudoir, one of the fastest growing trends in photography
  
Once popular mainly with brides, boudoir portraits are now enjoyed by women of all ages to celebrate everything from anniversaries to birthdays to their own independent spirit. This isn’t old-fashioned glamour photography—it’s an altogether new genre, with a focus... Read more >
The Art of Engagement Photography
The Art of Engagement Photography
Written by Elizabeth Etienne
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780817449742
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The Art of Engagement Photography
Creative Techniques for Couples in Love
Written by Elizabeth Etienne


Format: eBook0
On Sale: June 21, 2011
Price: $17.99

Engagement photography used to mean the traditional, conservative headshots found in wedding sections of newspapers everywhere. But The Art of Engagement Photography shows wedding photographers how to tap into a new revenue source by offering couples personalized, upscale engagement sessions and beautiful, romantic images to use in their wedding decorations, invitations... Read more >
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The Art of Engagement Photography
The Art of Engagement Photography
Written by Elizabeth Etienne
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780817400095
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The Art of Engagement Photography
Creative Techniques for Photographing Couples in Love
Written by Elizabeth Etienne


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: June 21, 2011
Price: $29.99

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Fine Art Wedding Photography
Fine Art Wedding Photography
Written by Jose Villa and Jeff Kent
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780817449711
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Fine Art Wedding Photography
How to Capture Images with Style for the Modern Bride
Written by Jose Villa and Jeff Kent


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: April 5, 2011
Price: $17.99

Many semi-pro and professional wedding photographers are looking to "wake up" their style, stay current, and stimulate business. And today, that means lifestyle photography, also referred to as "fine art wedding photography." Fine art wedding photography isn't just a catchy phrase; it's a modern approach in which design is paramount. Fine... Read more >
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Your Baby in Pictures
Your Baby in Pictures
Written by Koh, Me Ra
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780817449704
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Your Baby in Pictures
The New Parents' Guide to Photographing Your Baby's First Year
Written by Koh, Me Ra


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: April 5, 2011
Price: $15.99

Capture the story of your baby’s first year! 

The first twelve months of your child’s life are full of precious, fleeting moments, from sleepy newborn yawns to first smiles and wobbly first steps. Why entrust your memories to hastily taken snapshots—or worse yet, none at all? Let professional photographer (and mom) Me... Read more >
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Fine Art Wedding Photography
Fine Art Wedding Photography
Written by Jose Villa and Jeff Kent
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780817400026
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Fine Art Wedding Photography
How to Capture Images with Style for the Modern Bride
Written by Jose Villa and Jeff Kent


Format: Trade Paperback0
On Sale: March 29, 2011
Price: $29.99

Many semi-pro and professional wedding photographers are looking to "wake up" their style, stay current, and stimulate business. And today, that means lifestyle photography, also referred to as "fine art wedding photography." Fine art wedding photography isn't just a catchy phrase; it's a modern approach in which design is paramount. Fine... Read more >
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Beyond Portraiture
Beyond Portraiture
Written by Bryan Peterson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780817400279
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Beyond Portraiture

Written by Bryan Peterson


Format: eBook0
On Sale: March 16, 2011
Price: $14.99

Great portraits go beyond a mere record of a face. They reveal one of the millions of intimate human moments that make up a life. In Beyond Portraiture, renowned photographer Bryan Peterson shows how to spot those “ah-ha!” moments and capture them forever. A teary child...old people laughing together...a smiling girl... Read more >
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Your Baby in Pictures
Your Baby in Pictures
Written by Koh, Me Ra
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780817400033
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Your Baby in Pictures
The New Parents' Guide to Photographing Your Baby's First Year
Written by Koh, Me Ra


Format: Trade Paperback0
On Sale: March 15, 2011
Price: $19.99

Capture the story of your baby’s first year! 

The first twelve months of your child’s life are full of precious, fleeting moments, from sleepy newborn yawns to first smiles and wobbly first steps. Why entrust your memories to hastily taken snapshots—or worse yet, none at all? Let professional photographer (and mom) Me... Read more >
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Booked
The Last 150 Years Told through Mug Shots
Written by Giacomo Papi
Translated by Jamie Richards


Format: eBook0
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $16.95

Every year twelve million Americans are arrested and photographed by the police. In many ways, mug shots are our history. Using a dazzling selection of mug shots that are arrestingly raw in their starkness and strangely eloquent in their simplicity, this absorbing, humorous, often bewildering collection sheds a whole new light... Read more >
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Chicago's Nelson Algren

Written by Art Shay
Foreword by David Mamet


Format: eBook0
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $19.95

They met in 1949 when Art was a reporter for Life. Shay followed Algren around with a camera, gathering pictures for a photo-essay piece he was pitching to the magazine. Life didn’t pick up the article, but Shay and Algren became fast friends. Algren gave Shay’s camera entrance into the back-alley... Read more >
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Auto Focus
Auto Focus
Written by Susan Bright
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580933001
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Auto Focus
The Self-Portrait in Contemporary Photography
Written by Susan Bright


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: October 5, 2010
Price: $60.00

Auto Focus features a dazzling array of self-portraits by seventy-five of the world’s foremost contemporary photographers. Photography writer and curator Susan Bright provides a clear guide through this significant and dynamic genre, showing how issues of identity—whether national, sexual, racial, personal, or artistic—are key to understanding the work of many of... Read more >
Suburban Knights
Suburban Knights
Photographed by E.F. Kitchen, Introduction by Leo Braudy
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576875360
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Suburban Knights
A Return to the Middle Ages
Photographed by E.F. Kitchen
Introduction by Leo Braudy


Format: Hardcover, 96 pages
On Sale: July 20, 2010
Price: $35.00

“I’ll be honest, I see a lot of people join because their real life sucks. You can come here and be anybody.” 
—Lord Duncan the Monster

Whether they’re bored office stiffs, housewives, or disgruntled war vets, the armor-clad members of the Society for Creative Anachronism (SCA) like to get beat up the... Read more >
The World in Vogue
The World in Vogue
Edited by Hamish Bowles and Alexandra Kotur
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307271877
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The World in Vogue
People, Parties, Places
Edited by Hamish Bowles and Alexandra Kotur


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: November 17, 2009
Price: $85.00

This one-of-a-kind book of 300 photographs of some of the most celebrated actors, artists, models, First Ladies, and social figures draws on stories that have appeared in the pages of Vogue over the past four decades, as well as photographs from those stories that have never been published. These trendsetters and... Read more >
I Still Do
I Still Do
Written by Judith Fox, Foreword by Roy L. Flukinger
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576875070
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I Still Do
Loving and Living with Alzheimer's
Written by Judith Fox
Foreword by Roy L. Flukinger


Format: Hardcover, 144 pages
On Sale: September 15, 2009
Price: $29.95

“This is a lovely book about a devastating problem—Alzheimer’s. The pages are like poetry and the photos say more than words. Anyone who has cared for a loved one with Alzheimer’s will relate to and appreciate every one of these pages.”
—Former Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor

“There is a sweetness in the light... Read more >
The Other Half of the Sky
The Other Half of the Sky
Written by Richard Vine, Photographed by Lili Almog
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576874998
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The Other Half of the Sky

Written by Richard Vine
Photographed by Lili Almog


Format: Hardcover, 136 pages
On Sale: May 15, 2009
Price: $45.00

Over the past two years, Lili Almog has photographed minority women in the countryside, small cities, and villages of China. In her second powerHouse monograph, The Other Half of the Sky, Almog examines these women at a time when the demands of rapid growth and a sweeping desire for modernity is... Read more >
Traffik
Traffik
Text by Kevin Bales, Photographed by Norman Jean Roy, Foreword by Mariane Pearl
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576874745
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Traffik

Text by Kevin Bales
Photographed by Norman Jean Roy
Foreword by Mariane Pearl


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: October 25, 2008
Price: $50.00

While on assignment for Glamour’s “Women of the Year” portfolio, photographer Norman Jean Roy was introduced to Somaly Mam, a former Cambodian sex slave who was being honored for her work rescuing women trapped in the sex industry and reintegrating them into society. Overwhelmed by her story and haunted by the... Read more >
We Are Experienced
We Are Experienced
Text by Mark Jacobs, Photographed by Danielle Levitt
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576874677
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We Are Experienced

Text by Mark Jacobs
Photographed by Danielle Levitt


Format: Hardcover, 136 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2008
Price: $55.00

Danielle Levitt arrived at her distinctive photographic style capturing street fashion, pop culture, and celebrity for countless publications. While producing this commercial work, Levitt also pursued her passion for documenting American youth. The result is We Are Experienced, Levitt’s first monograph, a series of portraits depicting adolescents in a variety of urban... Read more >
Do Not Give Way To Evil
Do Not Give Way To Evil
Photographed by Lisa Kahane
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576874325
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Do Not Give Way To Evil
Photographs of the South Bronx, 1979-1987
Photographed by Lisa Kahane


Format: Hardcover, 144 pages
On Sale: July 13, 2008
Price: $35.00

The Bronx had almost stopped burning by 1979. The intensity and extent of the devastation permeated the landscape. It was an awesome mess, not just another neighborhood, but another realm, visible but incomprehensible. The Bronx came undone in a confluence of unfortunate circumstances: the life cycle of community, rampant city planning... Read more >
Serial No. 381713
Serial No. 381713
Photographed by Rachel Papo, Foreword by Charles H. Traub
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576874318
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Serial No. 381713

Photographed by Rachel Papo
Foreword by Charles H. Traub


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2008
Price: $39.95

At an age when social, sexual, and educational explorations are at their highest point, the lives of Israeli teenage girls are interrupted. Trained to become soldiers in the Israel Defense Forces, a rigorous institution where individuality comes second to nationalism, these new recruits pledge, "I hereby swear...to devote all my strength... Read more >
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