One of South Africa’s master photographers, David Goldblatt goes over his carreer, his country, his productions, and his books, in a conversation with Baptiste Lignel.
From the early days as an editorial photo- grapher for local magazines in the 50s to his international reconnaissance as a major author and analyst of the complexities of his home country.
An in-depth exploration of his work with an insight into his own defining references.
PHOTOGRAPHERS' REFERENCES is a book collection of in-depth interviews with established photographers.
Each conversation held over an extended period of time exposes a photographer's thought processes and provides insight into their pratice, mapping out personnal references and influences that have contributed to shape their distinctive visual language.
Photographer's References, 2014
Photographs by David Goldblatt
Text by David Goldblatt, Baptiste Lignel (English)
Design by Baptiste Lignel
176 pages including gatefold, and two foldout covers
11 x 22 cm
Edition of 300 copies