Most popular Photographs: collections books
The most popular Photographs: collections books currently available. Updated weekly.
Sebastiao Salgado's haunting black-and-white photographs from the GENESIS project record landscapes and people unchanged in the devastating onslaught of modern society and development. Taken over the course of an epic eight-year expedition, the images are divided into five broad geographic chapters: Planet South, Sanctuaries, Africa, Northern...
50 years ago, people used film cameras just as we use smartphones in the age of Instagram. They photographed their meals, holidays, loved ones, celebrations, and family reunions. Imagining the past lives of these strangers is the beauty and mystery of The Anonymous Project, which curates just under 300 images from this vast collection of 700,...
From an elephant lovingly resting on his master's shoulder to a dog led through the rubbles of Kabul on the back of a bicycle; these images by Steve McCurry tell a thousand stories, each a touching tribute to the creatures who share our planet. The legendary photographer presents his favorite shots of animals in this kaleidoscopic collection...
An artist, working with a historian, uses digital techniques to bring to life 200 photographs of the defining events and personalities of the modern world. A mini edition of Dan Jones and Marina Amaral's The Colour of Time.
The unique tones and spontaneity of Polaroids have made them a beloved photographic format for decades. Brimming with all the warmth and nostalgia of a family album, this ode to the instant camera presents hundreds of images from the Polaroid Corporation's own collection. A chronicle of the experimental and innovative ways Polaroids have defied...
From Nicephore Niepce's 1827 eight-hour-exposure rooftop pictures to the horror of Nick Ut's "napalm girl," the 50 photographs in this collection have defined eras, made history, or touched something so fundamentally human that they have become resonant icons around the world. Each image goes under the microscope, revealing the history of the...
A photographic portrait of Elton John, by iconic photographer Terry O'Neill.
Following her best-selling TASCHEN monograph, Linda McCartney's Polaroid Diaries brings together highlights from her vast archive. Taken from the early 1970s until the mid-1990s, the portraits, still lifes, landscapes and interior compositions affirm her bold eye for pattern, color, or simply an elegant fall of light. Through these candid...
Accompanying a major retrospective at Tate Britain of iconic British photographer Don McCullin, this publication highlights all areas of McCullin's practice including his long career as a conflcit photographer; social documentary practice; travel assignments; and more recent engagement with landscape.
A love letter to Edinburgh, in words and photos. Seen through the distinctive lens of leading instagrammer Shawna Law, Pockets of Pretty showcases the majestic and secluded gems that make the city special.
Scott Schuman, a.k.a. The Sartorialist, has been traveling to India for over a decade to capture its wildly original beauty in markets, music festivals, city streets, and cricket fields, and across cities like Delhi, Jaipur, Chennai, and Mumbai. The result gathers all the unique qualities that have brought him worldwide renown: a...
A photographic collection of stunning nocturnal vistas all visible to the naked eye, rom the majesty of the Northern Lights to a Geminid meteor shower.
Profiles more than forty iconic artists in relationship to their sartorial choices via a mix of anecdotes, portraits of the subjects in their studios, art and runway imagery, and commentary by critics, designers, and the artists.
The ultimate collection of street photography from Magnum Photos.
Discover four decades of unique fashion storytelling from Peter Lindbergh. This stunning photographic collection includes more than 400 Lindbergh pictures, many previously unpublished, to showcase his seductive, cinematic aesthetics and the new narrative vision he brought to art and fashion. The images are accompanied by personal tributes from...
Fashion has Helmut Newton, architecture has Julius Shulman, and cat photography has Walter Chandoha. In 1949, his encounter with a stray kitten blossomed into a career that elevated feline portraiture to an art form. This is a tribute not just to these beguiling creatures but also to a remarkable photographer who passed away this year at the...
Peek behind the curtains of London's iconic theatres with acclaimed actor Simon Callow as your personal guide.
A sellout debut in 2018, Birds in the Garden is back, combining two beloved and seamlessly linked passions: gardening and birdwatching. An iridescent Allen's Hummingbird sips from a nectar-bearing Pride of Madeira flower. Lavender blossoms offset the mango-yellow eyes of a Great Horned Owl perching in a field. A Great Tit, known for its cheery repertoire of calls, lands on a garden shovel. Printed on FSC-certified paper, this green-friendly calendar also includes tips through the seasons (building birdbaths), growing birdfriendly plants (such as milkweed and sunflowers), and nurturing migrant birds (help them recover from their journeys by offering feeders with different types of seeds and fruits).
Hop across the pond this coming year with the 365 Days in Ireland calendar for 2019. Featuring a large image each month, plus smaller daily images of quaint villages and fields of green, this deluxe calendar will not disappoint.
Providing an alternative perspective on life, Small Blue World is a fun, clever and thought-provoking collection of impressive imagery that uses photography to take an alternative look at mankind's journey, by using models of miniature people placed in beautiful and humorous situations under the sea.
A beautiful giftable, coffee-table book, showcasing the most spectacular space photography of its kind, taken from locations across the globe. Marvel at the wonders of the universe captured by the most talented astrophotographers. A perfect gift for all interested in exploring the mysteries of our solar system and beyond.
#HotdogsEveryone is snapping selfies and dogs are no exception! From the sublime to the ridiculous, this book collects the best photos of mutts who have taken the selfie craze into their own paws. These cute and candid snaps give us a glimpse of our canines as they see themselves.
From the pages of Look, the magazine that defined the fifties, comes a photographic portrayal of the dynamic era that sparked a transformation in America's political and cultural identity.
In this spectacular new Blondie 2019 calendar, celebrated New York City punk Chris Stein shares his iconic photographs of Debbie Harry, with whom he co-founded the legendary band Blondie in the early 1970s. Captured by one of the period's greatest artists and instigators, these poster-size photographs revel in the glamour and grit of the most influential singer of the era. A must have for lovers of punk and new wave everywhere.
For a decade, Serra Pelada evoked the long-promised El Dorado as the world's largest open-air gold mine, employing some 50,000 diggers in appalling conditions. Today, Brazil's gold rush is merely the stuff of legend, kept alive by a few happy memories, many pained regrets-and Sebastiao Salgado's photographs. This collection is a major document...
For every cat that hisses and stares at you, there is a happy cat somewhere in the world that would love to receive your attention. A celebration of joyful and jubilant felines, this book is especially crafted for all the cat lovers out there who are desperate to have a puss that loves them back.
Award-winning photographer Shell presents an intimate portrait of Barack and Michelle Obama and the guiding principles that defined their time in the White House.
An intimately photographed and elegantly designed tribute to the artist known as Prince from the celebrated photographer who collaborated with him for a quarter of a century, documenting the career of one of the world's greatest superstars.
An extraordinary record of great photographs being captured, edited and made, reissued to mark Magnum's 70th anniversary.
Mum's not the word shares stories of birth control, choice, freedom, regret and pain. Could civilisation be guided to acknowledge that it is acceptable to opt out of parenthood and, by so doing, allow humankind to inherit the key to a sustainable future?
By a NASA educator, this photo treasury presents 100 eclectic objects - from Stonehenge to Sputnik - and explains their significance to the history of space exploration.
A loving, photographic tribute to the city that never sleeps, featuring New York City's most recognisable landmarks, iconic sites, and best-kept secrets. One month, the bright lights of 42nd Street, the next, sprawling Central Park. Every month, of this 2019 deluxe calendar, captures the Big Apple's signature energy, with photographs for nearly every day of the month--plus travellers' tips on what to see and do, locals' favourite eats, historical facts, and more.
From award-winning photojournalist Nick Danziger comes this extraordinary record of life on the edge in the world's poorest regions
Photographing London is the definitive photo-location and visitor guidebook to London, invaluable to both visitors and locals alike. Over 400 locations are described - illustrated with over a thousand stunning images - showing you where to take the best photographs in London with tips and techniques on how to improve your photography.
Based on Linda O'Keefe's bestselling novel, the ever popular Shoes Gallery desk calendar features 365 days of Manolo Blahniks, Jimmy Choos, Louboutins and more. Each loose leaf - one for every day of the year - is displayed in a sturdy yet attractive clear plastic stand making this calendar the perfect gift for any fashionista's desk or studio in 2019!
JUNGLE features exotic animals in vivid colour and vibrant motion: A tree frog blinks his big red eyes. A tiger stalks his prey. A blue leaf monkey scratches his back. A tarantula scurries across the ground. A butterfly drinks from a tropical flower. A nocturnal tarsier scans for food. A vividly patterned macaw comes in for a landing.
Fearless, wild, confident, kind, independent-a photographic celebration of girls ages 5 to 18 being their authentic selves. Photographer Kate T. Parker captures girls in all their creative, fierce, loud, silly glory. Adapted from the book of the same name, the Strong Is the New Pretty 2019 calendar is a perfect present for daughters, nieces, sisters, coaches, mentors, teachers, and friends-what's better than enriching young minds with the gift of confidence? Each month features a girl who embodies the beauty in being resilient, brave, and hardworking-from dancers to fencers, from musicians to gardeners, from student body presidents to soccer players. Each masterfully shot photo (in both colour and black and white) is paired with an inspiring quote from the subjects themselves. Like Tayla, age 6, a backyard adventurer: "Yeah, I am a little muddy. So what?" And Carlie, age 12, a football player: "If you're strong on the inside, it means nobody can break you down."
An elegant photo biography of the 20/20 genius of Roger Federer 1998-2018, including his elite 20 grand-slam victories.