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Cristiano Volk – Sinking Stone

Review by Gerhard Clausing

This photobook by Cristiano Volk is all about the mysterious and historic Venice, Italy. It is a novel view of a place that has been incessantly photographed, resulting in zillions of predictable tourist snapshots that imitate tourism brochures. 433 more words

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Albarran Cabrera - Remembering the Future

Review by Douglas Stockdale •

In their introduction the Albarran Cabrera partnership expand on the premise of mankind’s thinking about our inability to accurately recall past memory as a potential way to consider future memories. 686 more words

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Naomi Harris – EUSA

Review by Gerhard Clausing •

In a 1953 episode of the very dated and otherwise questionable American TV series Amos and Andy, the character Kingfish is shown pretending to be a French teacher, incongruously using a poster of the old German-American entertainment/nostalgia “Schnitzelbank” song. 563 more words

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PhotoBook Journal - Issue #3

For June, Issue #3, we feature a broad spectrum of photobooks: photo-documentary, conflict aftermath, introspective look at what is home, conceptual investigations and artistic interpretations. I suspect that there is something for just about everyone as we attempt to examine a cross-current of contemporary photographic books available today. 398 more words

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SameSource – Reinterpreted

Review by Gerhard Clausing •

Depictions of nudity have a long history, going back in painting for many centuries, and in photography to its beginnings as well. 587 more words

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Karianne Bueno – Doug’s Cabin

Review by Wayne Swanson •

It’s not easy to find Doug’s cabin. Or Doug himself, for that matter. Doug lives deep in the rainforest at the remote northwestern tip of Vancouver Island. 839 more words

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LACP Photo Book Competition

I have the pleasure to be the first to formally announce the first Los Angeles Center of Photography (LACP) photobook competition. I may have a little insider knowledge of this new book event as I am one of the two book judges (Gerhard Clausing, Associate Editor, PhotoBook Journal being the other), helped design the competition and the book competition is being sponsored by this magazine. 718 more words

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