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Find out here about photo books that people will still be talking about years from now. Since 2007, photo book expert and art historian Richard Sporleder has been helping libraries and private collectors assemble and expand their photo book collections. Café Lehmitz Photobooks stands for a selection of sophisticated photo books.  I wish you a lot of pleasure while browsing and a high gain of knowledge!

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Photo volume 'Retinal Shift' by Magnum photographerMikhael SUBOTZKY examines the practice and mechanics of vision - in relation to the history of Grahamstown, the history of photographic devices and his own artist history. A self-portrait opens the title.
25,00 € *
'Chroma' contains a photo series that originated in the early 1980s when John DIVOLA was looking for more stable material, such as the artificial, industrial cibachrome - very flawed for conventional images, but with properties that produced these images.
from 29,50 €
'Albert Renger-Patzsch. Industrial Photographs for SCHOTT' contains previously unpublished photographs, reproduced in high quality & original size, supplemented with contributions on the history of their origins and their importance in terms of technology
29,95 € *
In 'Köln in Wirtschaftswunderzeiten' (economic miracles), Heinz HELD portrays the city of Cologne its residents from the 'rubble times' to the mid-1970s. The era of acceleration & expansion is reflected in its views of buildings, everyday life & portraits
29,80 € *
Photo and text volume 'Magnum Manifesto' is a richly illustrated story of an idea that has long since become a myth. The volume contains not only - but also - the famous pictures from the Magnum archive, an 'inexhaustible reservoir of memories'.
19,80 € * Weight 2.8 kg
This book shows Marie GOSLICH photographs as a mirror of their time, documenting the social ills & the destruction of infrastructure in Berlin. With her camera she traces as well hardship, narrowness as decay and drew an unadulterated picture of the city.
29,95 € *