Elliot Erwitt Snaps has 15 ratings and 2 reviews. Miguel said: Was drawn into getting this book on the back of seeing the iconic California photo, and se. Elliot Erwitt Snaps has ratings and 7 reviews. One of the leading photographers of his generation, Elliott Erwitt has been taking pictures since the.. . Once, when asked about the playfulness of many of his images, Elliott Erwitt replied: “I’m not a serious photographer like many of my.

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His eye, modest, charming, graceful and forever peeled for the dazzlingly unexpected, has led his oeuvre being labelled by one commentator as the ‘indecisive moment’.

Erwitt is a master of portraiture as well as observation, and there are intimate shots of Marilyn Monroe, Che Guevara and a brilliant full-length street portrait of a young and snas Arthur Miller.

Natasha Hussein rated it really liked it Feb 25, Containing over pictures, over half of which have never been published before, Elliott Erwitt Snaps is a unique and comprehensive survey of his work. Trending Price New.

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Valerio Spisani rated it it was amazing Jan 19, Chesel rated it it was amazing Sep 27, Rose Elliot Cookbooks Publication Year. To ask other readers questions about Elliot Erwitt Snapsplease sign up.

Were I to buy it today, I would buy it new and probably aim for the hardback version. Gary rated it it was amazing Dec 01, Its great to see photos that you know are ‘raw’ – i. Any Condition Any Condition. I love Erwitt for his sense of humour and his ability to capture it in unusual ways. Open Preview See a Problem? Girl, Wash Your Face: Phaidon’s seminal monograph is now available in abridged format, creating an unparalleled introduction to one of our best-loved photographers.


Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. A book of photographs, moments seen through a lifetime behind the lens, poignant images, humorous, witty, and, above all, always creative.

A member of the prestigious Magnum agency sincehe has photographed all over the world and his images have been the subject of many books and exhibitions. Rose Elliot Cookbooks in English. Olivia marked it as to-read Dec 12, Sign in Contact About. Richard rated it really liked it Feb 01, Last one Free shipping.

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Vbfg rated it it was amazing Apr 20, Street Photographer by Vivian MaierHardcover. Raw grief is also the subject erwjtt his starkly dramatic portrait of a woman bent double over her son’s gravestone in Maynot long after his death in Vietnam. Ossie Williams marked it as to-read Dec 09, Mauro added it Aug 15, Adjacent images tend to be well paired throughout this book. Elliott Erwitt Snaps is readily available too, which makes completing your collection of his work a very easy task.

Elliott Erwitt Snaps is a unique and comprehensive survey of his work. This is because I think it is a fantastic book and one that I return to time and time again. What else would you expect from a man obsessed with dogs?


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From famous images such as Nikita Khrushchev sbaps Richard Nixon arguing in Moscow in and Marilyn Monroe with the cast of the movie The Misfits, to his many more personal images of places, things, people and animals, Erwitt’s unmistakable, often witty, style gives us a snapshot of the famous and the ordinary, the strange and the mundane over a period of more than half a century, through the lens of one of the period’s finest image-makers.

Ajhartsfield rated it liked it Aug 17, The photographs are not intended to illustrate the words, but the words act as a means of grouping and organizing, making broad connections and also playing with pun and ambiguity, in keeping with the visual games Erwitt plays.

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Loading comments… Trouble loading? Giancarlo Beltrame rated it it was amazing Sep 03, Excellent set up and explanations. Elliot Erwitt SnapsHardcover Be the first to write a review. I much prefer Personal Exposures, which I consider a erwitf concise and better produced anthology of his work.

Elliott Erwitt Snaps contains quite a number of very pleasant, but forgettable photographs.