Category Archives: BOOKS

Parr/Badger Book Winner – Lloyd Spencer

Congratulations to Lloyd Spencer who was the lucky winner of the signed Martin Parr and Gerry badger tome ‘The Photobook: A History Vol III‘. Lloyd is a photographer based in leeds, UK and for those with a curious mind, he … Continue reading

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Free and Signed – The Photobook: A History Vol III

If you want to skip my waffle and head straight to the competition, scroll to below the book cover! The list has troubled me, and many others for some time. My initial reaction to the first two Parr/Badger books were … Continue reading

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The Box of Books in new Zealand

An update from Anita Totha of the Photobook Club Auckland of the Box of Books visit to New Zealand… The Photobook Club’s “Box of Books arrived in Auckland from Toowoomba AUS in late February. Photobook Club Auckland held its meeting … Continue reading

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The Natural Collection

There are some fantastic photobook collections the world over – collections that focus on indie or handmade books, collections that are driven by rarity and monetary value, collections based on location and many based on specific events or happenings. The … Continue reading

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B*@t of 2013 and bad choices

As has been the case for the last few years I have produced this list, I am not really bothered if the books were made in 2013 or not – I just don’t spend a great deal of time with … Continue reading

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Meetups in Belfast/Gibraltar and a few book highlights…

News from the Photobook Club Belast and Campo de Gibraltar first: BELFAST PHOTOBOOK CLUB Wednesday 11th December (nb: change of date – originally listed as 12th) Hosted by Belfast School of Art Photography Artists in Residence Jan McCullough & Lewis … Continue reading

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Paris 2013 – A Review

It is not enough anymore to review Paris Photo. With the addition of Offprint, and this year – Le PhotobookFest, a complete review of the city is needed. I am not the person to provide this complete and unbiased view … Continue reading

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The PBC at the Cheltenham Literary Festival and 10×10 American Photobooks

Next weekend, on Saturday 5th October (6pm) I will be in Cheltenham to hold a special Photobook Club meetup as part of the Cheltenham Literary Festival. The event is being organized by Grant Scott of ‘United Nations of Photography‘ who … Continue reading

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