These were the words that James Nachtwey pronounced as his receiving speech at Tel Aviv University last year when he shared the Dan. Results 1 – 20 of 20 Inferno by Nachtwey, James and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Title: Inferno. First Printing. Very Good. Issued without dust jacket. Gently used with NO markings in text; binding is tight. Very light rubbing to covers; overall.

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The images have higher contrast in these photos of the book than in real life.

Mar 31, S. May 09, Tim rated it it was amazing Shelves: Human, flawed, broken, unable to atone, unable to understand, unable to explain. I have the large format hard cover from Phaidon and I highly recommend it because the quality of the photographs is incredible.

Book Review: ‘Inferno’ by James Nachtwey – The Photo Fundamentalist

Open Preview See a Problem? Fantasising inferrno all the things I could do once home constituted therapy and so I began to draw up lists, one of which was returning a faulty lens you guessed it, E-mount Sony Zeiss. Wobbly rated it liked it Apr 23, One should not suspect the photographer of any violent intentions.

At the beginning of the second Palestinian uprising, demonstrators hurled Molotovs at Israeli troops. HIs images hit with force and so does this book. Notify me of followup comments via e-mail. Gary rated it it was amazing Nov 01, More than ever the ones declaring war are the last and least to participate in them. The least that can be noted here is an obvious synergy. Published by Phaidonthe book is more than a traditional coffee-table book, it weighs as much as a coffee-table, a book difficult to toss away.


Moreover the infdrno concentration of image banks and image distribution networks has resulted in the disappearance de facto even if their names still survive in some few cases of numerous photo agencies Viva, Sygma, Sipa, Gamma, etc….

Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Even used, it is hardly cheap and right on the limit of what I was prepared to pay for a ifnerno, but despite what may seem to be criticism, I am very glad I now own it and will be able to explore it in my own way.

Screw him, and his managers and PR nacthwey and minders. Without hope, what is left? Return to Book Page.

However, as all religions have recognised, in order to be truly motivated, we also need occasional glimpses of heaven too. I bought my copy for about half price used on Amazon http: Interview With Infinity Land Press.

Inferno by James Nachtwey

Know, going into it, that nothing can ever be the same again. To ask other readers questions about Infernoplease sign up. While this is painful at times to read or look at, it is also an amazing testament to what people go through.


Hardcoverpages. Without doubt the heaviest book – literally and figuratively – of photography I’ve ever read.

nschtwey Most of the images are double page spreads, which combined with the size of the book mean you need arms like Mr Tickle. Some fifty years ago, a group of five reporters, who had photographed on the same front during the Spanish Civil war and WW II decided to take control of their own destinies and productions.

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I am amazed that when faced with such horrendous situations he can manage to compose a beautiful and rich photograph but his belief in the human spirit and the idea that his work will reach others to inspire them to take action to stop such terrible atrocities from occuring help him to continue to put himself in harms way.

Inrapura rated it it was amazing Oct 22, Four hours vanished from my life and I was forever altered.

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