PRINT: Black Mesa, Blurb 8×10 TRADE

A few short months ago Blurb released a new addition to the “Trade” book lineup…8×10. Like I do with all things NEW I made a test book, or test magazine in this case. The 8×10 lives in a crossover position … Read More

PRINT: Andrew Kaufman’s Miami Journal

Nobody is going to assign or ask you to do a book like this. Everything about a book like this goes against what the modern industry is telling you to do. Shooting film, making prints, making a single book from … Read More

PRINT: Bob Aufuldish, Vacuforms

Bob Aufuldish founded Aufuldish & Warinner with Kathy Warinner in 1990 and has taught at the college since 1991. With A&W, Bob has designed diverse projects for clients such as Adobe Systems, Advent Software, American Institute of Architects, Center for … Read More

PRINT: Unbinding the Book

A few months back we were able to partner with Jotta, a London-based creative studio, to create and deliver an exhibition titled “Unbinding the Book.” The goal was to redefine the experience of a book, and to redesign the idea … Read More

Dispatches: Jaki Arthur

“I’m not really sure what a book publicist does,” I said. And this is how our conversation began. I met Jaki the night before, and because Australians are so nice, she didn’t baulk when I asked “Can I come over … Read More

Print: Zoe Sadokierski

Zoë Sadokierski is a designer, illustrator and writer. She has designed more than 250 books for a range of Australian publishers and been awarded six times at the annual Australian Book Design Awards for her work. Zoë lectures in the … Read More

Print: On Approach x5 Release (Sold Out)

“On Approach” is my most successful book to date. Not that I spend ANY time promoting my books, but stay with me. This artifact is a rerelease of the book, five years after it was first produced. What you are … Read More

Print: Australia 72 (Not for Sale)

My first trip to Australia did something to my head. I found a love of spray paint and the openness and color of Western Australia. Combine this with the fact I own a half-frame camera and what you end up … Read More

Print: The CMYK Book (Not for Sale)

This book was suggested by Garry Trinh in Sydney after seeing “The RGB Book.” “You gotta do it Dan,” he said using his Garry powers of mind control. It worked. Done. Designed, purchased, glued and shelved for future pondering thought. … Read More

Print: The RGB Book (Not for Sale)

Book is based on a conversation I had with a photographer who was obsessed with color management, so much so he had entirely lost track of the idea of making an interesting book. Color isn’t difficult and it shouldn’t consume … Read More

Print: The Puzzle Book (Not for Sale)

Book was designed as “anti” precious book. Started out as a reportage book but was then painted, cut and sealed and forms a puzzle. Kids love it. “That is the dumbest thing I’ve ever seen.” Thank you. I appreciate that. … Read More

Print: The Postcard Book (Not for Sale)

Book derived from overheard conversation between two young girls at a Japanese stationary shop. Everyone loves postcards, and yet we found a way to go so lazy we can’t even be bothered to send them any longer. Email is so … Read More

Print: Saturation (Not for Sale)

Book derived from my feeling that social media success can spell doom for an image simply by saturating said image. Even things that go viral are forgotten within days in some cases. Book has a clear film 7×7 attached to … Read More

Print: What Michael Thinks (Not for Sale)

What would happen if one photographer surprised another by creating and design HALF of photography book? And then that same photographer surprised the other by dropping the book into his hands with only a “Your turn,” to get things going. … Read More

Print: My Brain on the Internet (Not for Sale)

The Internet has ruined my ability to think clearly and efficiently. I am so distracted by the nonsense we have crafted for ourselves with the onslaught of meaningless insanity called “News.” The homepage of CNN rivals anything the amusement parks … Read More

Dispatches: James Cuddy and Roma Levin

James Cuddy and Roma Levin merge to form Six:Thirty, a London based digital creative practice founded in 2013. This was one of the first interviews I ever attempted, and it’s worth listening to for the garbage truck that showed up … Read More

Print: On Approach

“On Approach” is my most successful book. Basically, this book is everything I was told never to do in photography school. The wrong paper, the wrong size, wrong number of images, no front matter, no back matter, etc., and yet … Read More