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Super happy that my book dummy „Tobiko“ is among the 48 shortlisted books for this year’s Fotobookfestival and will be exhibited at international photo events in Athens, Cologne, Dublin, Madrid, Milano, Oslo, Paris, Rome, Paraty and Sao Paulo! More info here:

A big thank you once more to Markus Schaden and Wolfgang Zurborn for editing help and advice!

Gabriele Harhoff – Tobiko update from Gabriele Harhoff on Vimeo.


My Pelikan bookwork is finally ready! Digitally printed on 250 gsm Profimatt paper stock, A4 size ( 210 x 297 mm), bone folded and hand stitched by myself, then finished by a bookbinder:

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The original dummy was shortlisted for the 2012 International Fotobook Festival and subsequently shown at Le Bal, Paris, and f-stop Festival, Leipzig. It was also selected for Photobookshow D in Helsinki and shortlisted for the Unpublished Dummy Award at Unseen Photo Festival, Amsterdam.

Thanks again to Markus Schaden for suggesting the unique folding structure and to Harvey Benge and to Wolfgang Zurborn for help with editing and sequencing!

100 copies, signed and numbered. € 23 plus shipping (€ 2 Germany, € 4 International). E-mail me at g.harhoff(at) if you’re interested.

Pelikan in Leipzig

I am very happy to announce that the shortlistet dummies from this year’s International Fotobook Festival – among them my „Pelikan“ bookwork – will travel to Leipzig for f-stop, the 5th Festival for Photography from June 23 till July 1.

Again, if you’re interested, here is a short video of the book:

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Dummy Award 2012

The winning book „Passengers“ of this year’s dummy award has now been published. During a 4 month stay in wintery Poland photographers Dagmar Keller and Martin Wittwer (congratulations to both!) discovered a bus station where passengers where waiting for numerous regional busses. See the whole book HERE.