CAPE’s Favourite Photobooks of the Year 2015

Segregation Story:  Terrible pictures of a sad story. Sad pictures of a terrible story. Gordon Park’s colorful account of somewhere a society not so long ago. Gordon Parks/Steidl Modoru Okinawa: “Mother, Mother, There is too many of you crying”……Life as it was in Okinawa. US Army soldiers freaking out in …

Iran, in the shadow of an immobile reality

“Iran 1970” is a precious little jewel published by the phantastic Humboldt Books, a publishing house in Milan, specialized in travel literature. Each time I take it in my hands, I forget about everything else. , © Humboldt Books The book contains the travelogue of a young man exploring together …

Away from Home by Kürsat Bayhan

Kürsat Bayhan‘s photobook “Away from Home” is one of these books that immediately become unforgettable after you have seen it for the first time. It brings you to the shady and also sad world of Istanbul’s day labourers who migrated from the East and South East parts of the country. …

El Cíclope Mecánico

El Cíclope Mecánico is a Spanish collective that organizes and develops projects and activities related to photography and image. © El Cíclope Mecánico I like the name El Cíclope Mecánico very much because these words join the modern notion of “mechanics” with the notion of pre-historic wisdom; with the (homeric) …