the essential photo books

Locals Only: California Skateboarding 1975-1978

by Steve Crist

Walker Evans: American Photographs

by Walker Evans

Stanley Kubrick Photographs, Through a Different Lens

by Luc Sante

Sergio Larrain

by Sergio Larrain

Class Pictures

by Dawoud Bey

Paul Strand: Aperture Masters of Photography

by Paul Strand

Bruce Davidson: Lesser Known

by Bruce Davidson

Bruce Davidson: Black and White

by Bruce Davidson

Bruce Davidson: Circus

by Bruce Davidson

Bruce Davidson: England Scotland 1960

by Bruce Davidson

Bruce Davidson: Nature of Los Angeles 2008-2013

by Bruce Davidson

Bruce Davidson: Los Angeles 1964

by Bruce Davidson

Bruce Davidson: In Color

by Bruce Davidson

Tacita Dean: Landscape, Portrait, Still Life

by Tacita Dean

Yto Barrada

by Yto Barrada

Don McCullin

by Don McCullin

Danny Lyon: The Bikeriders

by Danny Lyon

Deep Sea Diver: An American Photographer's Journey in Shanxi, China

by Danny Lyon

Cindy Sherman: Untitled Horrors

by Cindy Sherman

Unexpected Chicagoland

by Camilo Jose Vergara

Harlem: The Unmaking of a Ghetto

by Camilo José Vergara

Detroit Is No Dry Bones: The Eternal City of the Industrial Age

by Camilo Jose Vergara

Raghubir Singh: Modernism on the Ganges

by Mia Fineman

Same Dream Another Time

by Jay Wolke

David Freund: Playground Once

by David Freund

Yan Wang Preston: Mother River

by Yan Wang Preston

Charles H. Traub: Taradiddle

by Charles Traub

David T. Hanson: Waste Land

by David Hanson

Will Scott: Seaside Shelters

by Will Scott

Michael Light: Lake Lahontan/Lake Bonneville

by Michael Light

Jake Longstreth: Tulare: Scenes from California's Central Valley

by Jake Longstreth