Learning to See

At a time when women were supposed to keep the home fires burning, Dorothea Lange, creator of the most iconic photographs of the 20th century, dares to be different Now, in this riveting new novel by the author of The Other Alcott, we see the world through her eyes In 1918, a fearless twenty two ye

Soviet Bus Stops

Photographer Christopher Herwig has covered than 30,000 km by car, bike, bus and taxi in 13 countries discovering and documenting these unexpected treasures of modern art From the shores of the Black Sea to the endless Kazakh steppe, the bus stops show the range of public art from the Soviet e

On Photography

First published in 1973, this is a study of the force of photographic images which are continually inserted between experience and reality Sontag develops further the concept of transparency When anything can be photographed and photography has destroyed the boundaries and definitions of art, a

Humans of New York

A beautiful, heartfelt, funny and inspiring collection of photographs capturing the spirit of a city In the summer of 2010, photographer Brandon Stanton set out on an ambitious project to single handedly create a photographic census of New York City Armed with his camera, he began crisscrossing