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, 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 …