Certainly one of the most talked-about photobooks of 2013, that is shortlisted for the "Paris Photo / Aperture Award" for first photobook.
We offer here the second printing of this great book, the first one habving been sold out in a few weeks in May 2013.
A Period of Juvenile Prosperity is a dazzling journey with a group of young renegades that travel across America the old way, in freight trains; living on what they find, sleeping where they can.
The images are yelling a yearn for total freedom, but also depict an extremely precarious way of life, with misery and violence as companions.
104 pages - Hardcover with DJ
Twin Palms Publishers, 2013
New in shrinkwrap - Mint condition
Warning: Last books in stock!
Publisher's presentation: "The images in Tones of Dirt and Bone were made between 2004 and 2006, with a Polaroid camera and Time Zero film. Brodie used the characteristics and limitations inherent to this type of camera and film to his advantage. The portraits he made are further enhanced by the peculiar color palette of the film. Due to the restriction...
Publisher's presentation: "The disparate photographs assembled here were made over the course of twenty years. None of them were originally intended to be used in this book. By ordering and shaping them I tried to investigate the possibilities of narrative both within a single image and especially in relation to the other photographs. A Storybook Life is...
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.Back in stock - The VERY last three copies (the last one imperfect for the last order - we will update this page).Presentation by Twin Palms: "Inspired by the life and work of the poet and land surveyor, Frank Stanford, these photographs of hermetic homes and men living in solitude were taken in the Ozark Mountains of Arkansas and Missouri. By capturing...