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My Top Ten Photography Books #9

Updated: Oct 23, 2023

Here are my top 10 photography books in no particular order. These are my go to books and they are all well worth taking a look at. They cover awide range of aspects of photography, and these are the books I find I keep going back to time and time again!

So take a look they may be just what you've been looking for?

My Top Ten Photography Books #9

Great For: Understanding Photographic Projects

  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ 0714877344

  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Phaidon Press; Reprint edition (28 Sept. 2018)

  • Language ‏ : ‎ English

  • Paperback ‏ : ‎ 304 pages

  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 9780714877341

  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-0714877341

This is a great insight into the man and his work taking it project by project and this is what it delivers - the ability to define a photographic project and deliver it. Not too much detail, just enough and some amazing images

Now in paperback and re-sized for easy reading, Steve McCurry Untold is the only book to tell the fascinating stories behind McCurry's most iconic photographs. It explores the travels, methods, and magic that gave birth to his evocative images, delving deep into the true stories behind McCurry's most important assignments for National Geographic and beyond - including his reunion with the now-legendary 'Afghan Girl'. Each story includes McCurry's first-hand account alongside specially commissioned essays, ephemera, and personal photographs from his private archive.

Featuring beautiful reproductions of McCurry's photographs spanning a broad range of themes and subjects and ephemera such as snapshots, journal extracts, maps, and newspaper clippings, Steve McCurry Untold is a living biography of one of the most imaginative documentary photographers working today.

More than 50,000 copies of the hardback edition sold worldwide, it was translated into seven languages and became an international bestseller.


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