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 …

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 1970 by Gabriele Basilico

“Iran 1970” is a precious little jewel published by Humboldt Books, a publishing house in Milan, specialized in travel literature. , © Humboldt Books The book contains the travelogue of a young man exploring together with a few friends an enormous country that is “flattening out towards high plateaus“. They …