Gregory Heisler: 50 Portraits: Stories And Techniques From A Photographer's Photographer by Gregory Heisler

Gregory Heisler: 50 Portraits: Stories And Techniques From A Photographer's Photographer

byGregory HeislerForeword byMichael R. Bloomberg

Hardcover | October 22, 2013

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In this first-ever showcase of his work, Gregory Heisler, one of professional photography's most respected practitioners, shares 50 iconic portraits of celebrities, athletes, and world leaders, along with fascinating, thoughtful, often humorous stories about how the images were made. From his famously controversial portrait of President George H.W. Bush (which led to the revocation of Heisler’s White House clearance) to his evocative post-9/11 Time magazine cover of Rudolph Giuliani, to stunning portraits of Julia Roberts, Denzel Washington, Hillary Clinton, Michael Phelps, Muhammad Ali, and many more, Heisler reveals the creative and technical processes that led to each frame. For Heisler’s fans and all lovers of photography, Gregory Heisler: 50 Portraits offers not only a gorgeous collection of both black-and-white and color portraits, but an engrossing look at the rarely seen art of a master photographer at work. With a foreword by New York City mayor Michael R. Bloomberg.

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Gregory Heisler has been described as having “the eye of an artist, the mind of a scientist, and the heart of a journalist.” Renowned for his technical mastery and thoughtful responsiveness, he has photographed more than seventy cover portraits for Time magazine, which reside in the permanent collection of The National Portrait Gallery...

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Title:Gregory Heisler: 50 Portraits: Stories And Techniques From A Photographer's PhotographerFormat:HardcoverDimensions:224 pages, 12.3 × 9.43 × 1.02 inPublished:October 22, 2013Publisher:Potter/TenSpeed/HarmonyLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0823085651

ISBN - 13:9780823085651

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