If you have a secret by Irina Popova

Irina Popova is a Russian photographer living in the Netherlands. She is maybe best known for her book “Another family” (2013). Irina uses her own label “Dostoevsky Publishing” to distribute and promote her work. In 2014 she published “If you have a secret”  “a haunting and deeply personal collection of …

Bord de Mer by Gabriele Basilico

Just before his untimely death in 2013, Gabriele Basilico was working on the fourth and ultimate edition of  “Bord de Mer“, the monograph with his photographs for the DATAR Photographic Mission (first publication date, 1990). Italian publishing house Contrasto published this last edition of the well-known work last summer. In …

Forcella by Valentina Piccinni and Jean-Marc Caimi

Forcella is photobook by two photographers who have a history of working together on long-time projects and assignments: Valentina Piccinni and Jean-Marc Caimi. It was  first published in 2015 with Witty Kiwi as a 132-pages trade edition. The book takes us on a rough ride through the oldest neighbourhoods of Naples: …

éléments d’une typologie de l’urbanisation contemporaine d’un village français de deux mille huit cent trente neuf habitants by Christophe Le Toquin

For a change this post is not reporting on one single photobook but on a series of 10 booklets or so-called zines. The series is treating one single subject, that is the place where the photographer is living, his village. © Christophe Le Toquin The village is Noyers sur Cher, …