You will never look at a photograph in the same way after reading this book.
That quibble aside, let me end on a positive note: Morris did some great work here, and has written a really wonderful, accessible, book on an important topic.
I highly recommend this book, esp for anyone interested in photography, journalism, and psychology.
Though it was published earlier, this is the best book I read in 2014. It has flaws - the last third isn't nearly as good as the first two thirds - but Morris' discussion of the... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Ed B
This is an interesting read for anyone who enjoys altering photos and the science behind it. It reads a lot like a text book so it's not terribly engaging but it is definitely... Read morePublished 4 months ago by S. Soriano
Excellent blood pressure that is accurate all the time. Just needs a redesign in the button that starts the reading because it gets pushed when you do not want it to make a... Read morePublished 20 months ago by kent rich
I like the book. I'm a big fan of Morris's films and am interested in what he has to say. My main problem is that it's a remaindered copy with a black mark drawn across the bottom... Read morePublished 21 months ago by D. E. Spinella
While most photographers, myself included, just take what we do for granted, Errol Morris points out the manipulative nature of all photographs. Artists do much the same thing. Read morePublished on January 12, 2013 by JERRY WHALEY
Sorry for delay. I totally forgot to evaluate and comment the stuff I bought on amazon. Very good quality. It was unused. Totally new.Published on December 31, 2012 by Kegeng
This is not a book for a tipical or amateur photographer. This is a book por people who care very seriously about photography. Read morePublished on December 25, 2012 by Mauricio Rodriguez
Rare that a book makes me reorder my thinking. I feel I've been taught a new way of seeing a truth. But is it the truth? Read morePublished on October 16, 2012 by Peter S