Color Photography Bibliography
For the 2005 Leopold Godowsky, Jr.
Color Photography Awards

Please note, all books, except when noted, are available in the PRC ’s Aaron Siskind Library
(This page was created on the occasion of the 2005 Awards)

Bibliography Sections:
Color Photography History/Technical
Monographs on Color Photographers
International Photography
Color Photography in General
Past Godowsky Award Recipients


Hendrickson, Paul. Bound For Glory: America in Color, 1939–43. New York and Washington, DC: H. N. Abrams in Association with the Library of Congress, 2004. ISBN: 0810943484

Nordström, Alison, and Peggy Roalf. Colorama. New York: Aperture, 2004. ISBN: 1931788448

Phoenix, Charles. Southern Californialand: Mid-Century Culture in Kodachrome. Santa Monica, CA: Angel City Press, 2004. ISBN: 1883318424

Rijper, Els, ed. Kodachrome: The American Invention of Our World: 1939–1959. New York: Delano Greenidge Editions, 2002. ISBN: 0929445139

Stricherz, Guy. Americans in Kodachrome 1945–1965. Santa Fe, NM: Twin Palms Publishers, 2002. ISBN: 1931885087

Color Photography History/Technical

Beede, Mindy. Dye Transfer Made Easy. New York: Amphoto Books, 1981. ISBN: 0817437991

Clark, Ronald William. The Scientific Breakthrough: The Impact of Modern Invention. New York: Putnam, 1974. ISBN: 0399111794

Coe, Brian. Kodak Cameras: The First Hundred Years. West Sussex, England: Hove Books, 2003. ISBN: 1874707375

Feininger, Andreas. Basic Color Photography. New York: Amphoto, 1972. ISBN: 0817405429

Gassan, Arnold, ed. The Color Print Book: A Survey of Contemporary Color Photographic Print Making Methods for the Creative Photographer. Rochester, NY: Light Impressions Corp., 1981. ISBN: 0879920238

Hedgecoe, John, and Jack Tresidder. The Art of Color Photography. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1978. ISBN: 0671242741

Hirsch, Robert. Exploring Color Photography. Dubuque, IA: WC Brown, 1989. ISBN: 0697061329

Horenstein, Henry, and Russell Hart. Color Photography: A Working Manual. Boston: Little, Brown, 1995. ISBN: 0316373176

Keppler, Victor. A Life of Color Photography: The Eighth Art. W. Morrow & Co., 1938. ASIN: B00085HDEI

Krause, Peter, and Henry Shull. Complete Guide to Cibachrome Printing. New York: Amphoto, 1982. ISBN: 0871650576

Lafo, Rachel Rosenfield, and Gillian Nagler, eds. Photography in Boston, 1955–1985. Lincoln, MA: DeCordova Museum and Sculpture Park, 2000. ISBN: 0262122294

Nadler, Bob. The Color Printing Manual. New York: Amphoto, 1978. ISBN: 0817424350

Ostroff, Eugene. Pioneers of Photography: Their Achievements in Science and Technology. Springfield, VA: The Society for Imaging Science and Technology, 1987. ISBN: 0892081317

Time-Life Books. Color. Alexandria, VA: Time-Life, 1978. ISBN: 0809441500

Monographs on Color Photographers

Christenberry, William. Southern Photographs. New York: Aperture, 1983. ISBN 089381130

DiCorcia, Philip-Lorca. Contemporaries, a Photography Series. New York: Museum of Modern Art, 1995. ISBN: 0870701452

D'Oench, Ellen. Robert F. Sheehan: Color Photography 1948–1958. Middletown, CT: Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University, 1987. ISBN: B00071DXPQ

Eggleston, William. 2 1/4. Santa Fe, NM: Twin Palms Publishers (Reprint edition), 1999. ISBN: 0944092705

Eggleston, William. William Eggleston's Guide. With an essay by John Szarkowski. New York: Museum of Modern Art, and Cambridge, MA: distributed by the MIT Press, 1976. ISBN: 087070317X

Epstein, Mitch. Vietnam, A Book of Changes. New York: W.W. Norton & Company in association with Double Take, 1997. ISBN: 0393040275

Epstein, Mitch. The City. New York: powerHouse Books, 2001. ISBN: 1576871010

Goldin, Nan. Ten Years After. Zurich, Switzerland: West Zone Publishing and Scalo Zurich, 1998. ISBN: 3931141799

Feldman, Susan, ed. Marie Cosindas, Color Photographs. With an essay by Tom Wolfe. Boston: New York Graphic Society, 1978. ISBN: 0821207431

Gibson, Ralph. L'Histoire de France. New York: Aperture Book, 1991. ISBN: 0893814717

Groover, Jan. Jan Groover: Photographs. With an introduction by John Szarkowski. Boston: Little, Brown, 1993. ISBN: 0821220063

Haas, Ernst. Color Photography. New York: Abrams, 1989. ISBN: 0810911736

Manos, Constantine. American Color. New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 1995. ISBN: 0393039129

Metzner, Sheila. Color. Altadena, CA: Twin Palms Publishers, 1991. ISBN: 0944092152

Meyerowitz, Joel. Cape Light: Color Photographs. With a foreword by Clifford S. Ackley. Boston: Museum of Fine Arts, 1978. ISBN: 0878461310

Pauli, Lori, Mark Haworth-Booth, Kenneth Baker, and Michael Torosian. Manufactured Landscapes: The Photographs of Edward Burtynsky. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2003. ISBN: 0300099436

Rowell, Galen. Mountain Light: In Search of the Dynamic. San Francisco: Sierra Club Books, 1986. ISBN: 087156761X

Serrano, Andres, and Brian Wallis. Body and Soul. New York: Takarajima Books, 1995. ISBN: 1883489113

Shore, Stephen. The Gardens at Giverny. New York: Aperture, 1983. ISBN: 0893811130

Shore, Stephen. The Nature of Photographs. Baltimore, MD: The John Hopkins University Press, 1998. ISBN: 0801857198

Sternfeld, Joel. American Prospects. New York: Chronicle Books, 1994. ISBN: 0933286651

Sternfeld, Joel. Campagna Romana. New York: Alfred A. Knopf Inc., 1992. ISBN: 0679415785

Struth, Thomas. Photographs. Chicago: Renaissance Society at the University of Chicago, 1990. ISBN: 0941548198

Struth, Thomas. Still. Munchen, Germany: Schirmer/Mosel, 1998. ISBN: 1580930948

Sultan, Larry. Pictures from Home. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1992. ISBN: 0810937212

Syring, Marie Luise, Lynne Cooke, and Rupert Pfab. Andreas Gursky: Photographs from 1984 to the Present. New York: Te Neues Publishing Company, 2001. ISBN: 3823854704

Weston, Edward. Edward Weston: Color Photography. Tucson, AZ: Center for Creative Photography, University of Arizona, 1986. ISBN: 0938262149

International Photography

Bell, Clare, ed. In/Sight African Photographers 1940 to the Present. New York: Guggenheim Museum, 1996. ISBN: 0892072822

Coleman, A.D. Critical Focus: Photography in the International Image Community. Tucson, AZ: Nazraeli Press, 1995. ISBN: 3923922264

Dodson, Charles L. “Latin American Photography.” Aperture 109, Winter 1987.

Lamunière, Michelle, and Malick Sidibe. You Look Beautiful Like That: The Portrait Photographs of Seydou Keita and Malick Sidibe. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2002. ISBN: 0300091885

National Geographic Book Service. Images of the World: Photography at the National Geographic. Washington, DC: National Geographic Society, 1981. ISBN: 0870443941

Tanaka, Ikko and Kazuko Koike, eds. Japan Color. San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 1982. ISBN: 0877013055

Tucker, Anne Wilkes, Dana Friis-Hansen, Kaneko Ryuichi, and Takeba Joe. The History of Japanese Photography. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2003. ISBN: 0300099258

Requested donation: Miessgang, Thomas, ed. Flash Afrique! Photography from West Africa. New York: Steidl Publishing, 2002. ISBN: 3882436387

Color Photography in General

Alexander, Darsie. Slideshow: Projected Images in Contemporary Art. Baltimore, MD: Baltimore Museum of Art, 2005. ISBN: 0271025417

Eauclaire, Sally. American Independents: Eighteen Color Photographers. New York: Abbeville Press, 1987. ISBN: 0896596664

Eauclaire, Sally. The New Color Photography. New York: Abbeville Press, 1981 ISBN: 0896591964

Janis, Eugenia Parry, and Belinda Rathbone. One of a Kind: Recent Polaroid Color Photography. Boston: D. R. Godine, 1979. ISBN: 0879232897

Smolan, Rick, David Cohen, and Leslie Smolan. A Day in the Life of America: Photographed by 200 of the World's Leading Photojournalists on One Day, May 2, 1986. New York: Collins Publishers, 1986. ISBN:  0002177056

Weinberg, Adam D. On the Line: The New Color Photojournalism. With a foreword by Gloria Emerson. Minneapolis: Walker Art Center, 1986. ISBN: 0935640207

Past Godowsky Award Recipients

Méndez Caratini, Héctor. Haciendas Cafetaleras de Puerto Rico. San Juan: BPPR Printing Press, 1990.

Magubane, Peter. Vanishing Cultures of South Africa. Capetown: Struik Publishers Ltd., 1998. ISBN: 1868259676

Nagatani, Patrick. Patrick Nagatani/Andrée Tracey: Polaroid 20x24 Photographs: 1983–1986. Tokyo: Gallery Min, 1987. ISBN: B0006ELI1A

Shonibare, Yinka, Jaap Guldemond, Gabriele Makert, and Barbara van Kooij. Yinka Shonibare: Double Dutch. Rotterdam, The Netherlands: NAI Publishers, 2004. ISBN: 9056623672

Webb, Alex. From the Sunshine State: Photographs of Florida. New York: The Monacelli Press, 1996. ISBN: 1885254237

Webb, Alex. Hot Light/Half-Made Worlds: Photographs from the Tropics. New York: Thames and Hudson, Inc., 1986. ISBN: 0500541167

Webb, Alex. Under a Grudging Sun: Photographs from Haiti Libere 1986–1988. New York: Thames and Hudson, Inc., 1989. ISBN: 0500275440

Requested donations:

Casebere, James, Bruce Charlesworth, and Bernard Faucon. Cross References: Sculpture into Photography. Minneapolis, MN: Walker Art Center, 1987. ISBN: 0935640266

Ina, Eiji. Waste. Tucson, AZ: Nazraeli Press, 1998. ISBN: 3923922655

Magubane, Peter. Magubane’s South Africa. New York: Knopf Press, 1978. ISBN: 039473565X

Richon, Olivier, Leslie Dick, and Darian Leader. Olivier Richon: Real Allegories. London: Steidl/Eskildse, 2005. ISBN: 3865210910

Southam, Jem, Gerry Badger, and Andy Grundberg. Landscape Stories. New York: Princeton Architectural Press, 2005. ISBN: 1568985177

Webb, Alex. Amazon: From the Floodplains to the Clouds. New York: The Monacelli Press, 1997. ISBN: 1885254776

Webb, Alex, Rebecca Norris Webb, and Tom Miller. Crossings: Photographs from the US–Mexico Border. New York: The Monacelli Press, 1997. ISBN: 1580930964

Yanagi, Miwa. White Casket. Tucson, AZ: Nazraeli Press, 2004. ISBN: 1590050622

Yanagi, Miwa. Peter Herbstreuth, and Chizuko Ueno. Miwa Yanagi. Germany: Hatje Cantz Publishers, 2004. ISBN: 3775714502

These links were compiled by Jennifer Uhrhane with assistance from Leslie K. Brown, Grady O'Connor, and Ariel Haney.