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In over 60 handmade, black-and-white photographs, renowned film photographer Michael Kahn renders Martha’s Vineyard beachscapes in exquisite detail. Produced in his darkroom, these masterful, curated images depict the diversity and intense beauty of this enchanting island. Scenes of Edgartown, South Beach, Zack’s Cliffs, and other locations are interspersed with inspirational quotes and poetry. The warm, tritone-printed images represent the artist’s 22 years of work using a 1950s camera to capture the area’s sculpted beaches on traditional film, and producing the images as luminous silver gelatin prints.
8×8”, 112 pages, $24.99 signed
HEALING POWER OF WATER
The Healing Power of Water
The most precious natural resource on our planet, water has the power to soothe, hydrate, and heal. World-renowned film photographer Michael Kahn invites us into this meditative realm with more than 60 black-and-white images of pristine waters in North America, Italy, and England, capturing the mists, movement, and quiet depths. He collects his images on traditional black-and-white film and produces luminous silver gelatin prints in his darkroom. The warmly toned photographs, printed in tritone, are interspersed with inspirational quotes that reveal the deep spiritual connection we have with water, and its restorative power.
8×8”, 104 pages, $24.99 signed
Sailboats features over 75 photographs of stunning sailing images. These warmly toned, classic yet dynamic sailing photographs feature regattas in Antigua, France, England, and more. Working in traditional black-and-white film, Michael Kahn produces luminous silver gelatin prints in his darkroom, which allow the majestic elegance of these sailing vessels to radiate from the page. Whether you are a traditional film photographer or an avid sailor or simply love the exquisite beauty of the ocean, you will cherish this elegant book.
8×8”, 144 pages, $29.99 signed
EAST COAST ATLANTIC BEACHES
East Coast Atlantic Beaches features over 80 museum-quality photographs of lush and serene seascape scenes. These warmly toned black-and-white seaside photographs from the East Coast, showcasing the beauty of the sand and the sea that speaks to so many of us. These luminous prints masterfully capture the majestic beauty of these beaches.
8×8”, 144 pages, $29.99 signed
OVER THE DUNES
Brilliant Press 2015, 140 pages
Over the Dunes is a beautiful coffee-table book that includes a blend of Michael’s finest seascapes and best sailing photographs, handpicked from over 20 years of work. This book was printed and bound in the States, using a special quad-tone printing technique. With the finest craftsmanship applied through every stage of the book, each page is a unique piece of art.
11.5×12″, 140 pages, $85
THE SPIRIT OF SAILING
“The world is in love with sailing and it is for this love that I have made this collection of photographs. This book is a celebration of the joy of sailing.” The Spirit of Sailing features over 60 of Michael Kahn’s dramatic sepia toned photographs of sailboats. This coffee-table book showcases photographs eloquently set beside quotes in praise of sailing and the sea. It is a perfect gift for any sailor. Michael’s warm toned images perpetuate the beauty of our all too-fragile environment.
11×11″, 128 pages,$40