Thumbs up for Russia: Beyond Utopia by Andrew Moore. Photography.
There are few photography books I would consider worthwhile to sit down and look through from cover to cover. This is one of them. An absolutely exquisite book—the next best thing to a trip to Russia.… >> Read more
Thumbs up for The Sartorialist by Scott Schuman. Photography.
I’m a fan of Scott Schuman’s wonderful street fashion photography blog, The Sartorialist, so I was delighted to discover that he has two books as well. Every bit as excellent as his blog; highly recommended.… >> Read more
Thumbs up for Humans of New York by Brandon Stanton. Photography.
My coworker and I spent most of a day looking at this when we were supposed to be working. It’s that kind of book. You should go look at his magnificent blog, which will give you faith in humanity.… >> Read more
for Photoshop 6 Killer Tips
by Scott Kelby and Felix Nelson. Nonfiction/computers.
The point of this book is that it consists solely of the little tips that other computer software manuals stick in the sidebars, which always have the best stuff in them. This book is full of freaking awesome tips, so mission accomplished. If you are stuck with a decade-old Photoshop edition like I am, I would say, get this book right away; no matter what project you’re working on, there’s going to be enough useful things in here to make it worth your while.… >> Read more