Updated: Photography Book Sale

My bookshelves are overflowing so I’m having a sale — some books are priced quite attractively, but here’s the catch — I don’t want to sell individual books — packing and shipping 20 separate orders is a hassle — so: Orders shipped by mail must contain 3 or more books.

If you happen to be in the San Francisco Bay Area, I will entertain the idea of hauling the books down to the Albatross Pub in Berkeley, where you can peruse them and pay in beer. Sound dangerous?

Shipping will be at actual cost. You can pay via Paypal, money order, or beer. You can post a comment, or send me an email. I reserve the right to sell to whomever offers a friendly, no nonsense transaction. Whatever doesn’t sell by 4/12 will be traded in at my local bookshop on 4/13. Here’s the list:

Art — All 4 books for $40, or a 750ml bottle of Laphroaig 10 year

  1. Geoffrey Biddle — Alphabet City — minor edge wear but clean pages and tight binding — out of print — $20 ($45 and up on Amazon)
  2. Camilo Jose Vergara — Subway Memories — light thumb sized mark on front cover and very minor edge wear, otherwise excellent — $5
  3. Photography, a Facet of Modernism: Photographs from the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art — good — $5
  4. Daniel and Geo Fuchs — ToyGiants — mint- — $15 ($30 and up on Amazon)

Business — Both books for $10, or a 6-pack of Hoegaarden

  1. Tad Crawford — Starting Your Career as a Freelance Photographer — excellent — $5
  2. Richard Weisgrau — The Real Business of Photography — excellent — $10

Photoshop — All 3 books for $10, or a 750ml bottle of Chimay Grand Reserve (blue)

  1. Martin Evening — Adobe Photoshop CS for Photographers — excellent w/CD — $5
  2. Kevin Ames — Adobe Photoshop CS: The Art of Photographing Women — excellent — $5
  3. Scott Kelby — The Adobe Photoshop CS Book for Digital Photographers — excellent — $5

Portrait Lighting – All 3 for $25, or a 750ml bottle of Maker’s Mark

  1. Steve Bavister — Lighting for Portrait: Photography — excellent — $10
  2. Jeff Smith — Posing for Portrait Photography: A Head-to-Toe Guide — excellent– $10
  3. Michael Grecco — Lighting and the Dramatic Portrait: The Art of Celebrity and Editorial Photography — excellent — $10

4 thoughts on “Updated: Photography Book Sale”

  1. I would like the following please (email sent also):

    The Elkhorn Slough and Moss Landing
    Nighttime Digital Photography with Adobe Photoshop CS3
    Magnum Degrees
    Master Lighting Guide for Portrait Photographers
    Portrait Photographer’s Handbook

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