Caught In The Act: Actors Acting

byHoward SchatzEditorBeverly J. OrnsteinText byOwen Edwards

October 7, 2013|
Caught In The Act: Actors Acting by Howard Schatz
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Actors fascinate us in part because they live out the truths we cannot - or do not - want to live out ourselves. In his latest book, acclaimed photographer Howard Schatz develops upon his well-received monthly feature for Vanity Fair,"In Character." Schatz' mastery of his craft is demonstrated as he himself acts, taking on the role of a director and giving his subjects detailed situations to explore, which are listed with the resulting image. The actors featured here - including John Malkovich, Pierce Brosnan, Michael Douglas, Colin Firth, Laurence Fishburne, Whoopi Goldberg, Michael C. Hall, Hugh Laurie, Amy Poehler, and Geoffrey Rush, among other illustrious greats - demonstrate their skill for improvisation while Schatz captures the complexity of their emotional and physical range. This inventive collection is a richly entertaining revelation of the fantasy of transformation. Schatz does not simply create characters from these actors - he helps to reveal their humanity.
Howard Schatz is an internationally known, critically acclaimed, award-winning photographer. His work has been published in 19 books, and his images are regularly featured in illustrious publications such as Time, Vanity Fair, Sports Illustrated, ESPN Magazine, Vogue, GQ, The New York Times Magazine, and The New Yorker. Schatz has work...
Title:Caught In The Act: Actors ActingFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:303 pages, 12.12 X 12.42 X 1.44 inShipping dimensions:303 pages, 12.12 X 12.42 X 1.44 inPublished:October 7, 2013Publisher:Glitterati IncorporatedLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0985169699

ISBN - 13:9780985169695

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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