My new book Tobiko is finally finished!
Published in an edition of 56, signed and numbered. 31 x 23 cm, French fold, hand bound with Japanese stab binding, digitally printed on 150 g Profimatt.
Price: € 38 plus shipping and handling (€ 3,60 within Germany, € 8 worldwide)
Special edition of 5 with a print from the series of your choice, 210 x 297 mm (actual image a little smaller), inkjet on Canson Baryta Photographique 310 g, signed on the back. € 120 plus shipping
Email me at g.harhoff[at]gmail.com if interested. Thank you!
Go here for more info.
My book Pelikan will go on tour across Europe from February till June 2014 with Zines of the Zone, a mobile library focused on selfpublished photobooks and photozines. First stop on February 2: Lisbon. See the complete tour dates HERE. Thanks Julie!
Harvey Benge just published a great post on editing and sequencing a book HERE.
We arrived in Kuching (Malaysian Borneo) yesterday and are slowly trying to adapt to the heat and the different timezone. I hope I can post some pictures in the next few days.
At the suggestion of Markus Schaden I made a booklet out of my Pelikan series using a rather complicated (for me) folding structure. As a result you can create your own 3-image-spreads. At first I was afraid that this might be nothing but a gimmick, but it actually works quite well. Don’t ask me how many pages I wasted printing! You get an idea how it works in this short video:
Today I sent the book (my only copy!) off to Kassel for the Fotobook Festival Dummy Award 2012.
I made my first book with Blurb using images from my 22299 series. It’s a nice little book, but I didn’t allow extra space for the gutter (if the Booksmart software has a special function for this I did not see it). Especially on those spreads with one full bleed image on one page and a smaller one on the other the images are far too close to each other. I did not notice this in the layout. Ok, make it better next time. Obviously the sequencing could use some fine tuning as well.
You can preview the whole book here (On iPads it seems to show only in black and white – I don’t know why).