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Martine Stig’s Sun-Drenched Amsterdam

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PBR_012_199_crop

In an unusual photobook, images move like the rhythm of free jazz.

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Designer Spotlight: Sebastian Hau in conversation with Pierre Hourquet

Diane Dufour and Matthew Witkovsky, eds., Provoke: Between Protest and Performance, Photography in Japan 1960–1975, Steidl, Göttingen, Germany, 2016
Diane Dufour and Matthew Witkovsky, eds., Provoke: Between Protest and Performance, Photography in Japan 1960–1975, Steidl, Göttingen, Germany, 2016

How does the designer of the sold-out Provoke catalogue conceive of new photobooks?

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The 2016 PhotoBook Awards Shortlist

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PBA_Shortlist_Stacks

Aperture and Paris Photo announce the shortlist for the 2016 PhotoBook Awards.

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Erik Kessels on Hans Eijkelboom

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PBRV_138_P9180017_600

From the PhotoBook Review Issue 005, Erik Kessels celebrates an early work by Hans Eijeklboom.

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The Pigs – Carlos Spottorno Interview at Paris Photo 2013

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Spottorno

Photographer Carlos Spottorno speaks with Read That Image during Paris Photo Fair 2013.

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The Form of the PhotoBook (Video)

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PBA_08_27_2013_Final_Selects_0501_600

Lesley A. Martin discusses selections from the PhotoBook Awards submission pool, and the details that compel a juror to take a closer look.

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PhotoBook Awards 2013: New Arrivals Vol. 1

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Photobook-Awards-Promo_062_600

Highlighting a selection of the latest arrivals in the First PhotoBook category.

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David Galjaard, Cristina de Middel at PhotoIreland 2013

David Galjaard, from the series Concresco
David Galjaard, from the series Concresco

Concresco and The Afronauts will be on view in Dublin, July 14–August 2, 2013, as part of PhotoIreland Festival 2013.

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Interview with Charlotte Cotton (Video)

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Charlotte-Cotton-Video_Featured

Charlotte Cotton discusses the principles that guided her as she guest-edited Issue 004 of The PhotoBook Review.