Media List

RECOMMENDED MEDIA LIST


VERY HIGHLY RECOMMENDED
:

• Art and Fear, Bayles and Orland, The Image Continuum

• Steal Like An Artist, Austin Kleon, Workman Publishing

• The War of Art: Break Through Blocks and Win Inner Creative Battles, Stephen Pressfield

 

RECOMMENDED READING/ART, CREATIVITY:

• Why People Photograph and Beauty In Photography, Robert Adams

• The Creative Habit, Twyla Tharpe (dancer/choreographer)

• Wabi-Sabi for Artists, Designers, Poets and Philosophers, Leonard Koren, Stone Bridge

• 101 Things To Learn in Art School, Kit White, MIT Press

 

RECOMMENDED PHOTOGRAPHY BOOKS:

• God Is At Eye Level by Jan Phillips, Quest Books

• The Tao of Photography, Seeing Beyond Seeing by Gross and Shapiro, 10 Speed Press

• The Tao of Photography by Tom Ang, Amphoto Books  (more basic than the one above)

• Letting Go of the Camera, Brooks Jensen, LensWork Publishing

 

RECOMMENDED PERIODICALS:

Photo:

• Shots (submit images on a theme for each issue)

• B&W Magazine

• Lens Work Quarterly (beautiful B&W reproduction)

• Aperture

• Nueva Luz

• Blind Spot

• Photo District News (for professionals)

• American Photo

• Zoom (Italian photo magazine available in US)

Other:

• The Sun (literary magazine)

• Orion; People and Nature (progressive nature magazine)

 

©Douglas Beasley 2015