Alex Webb and Rebecca Norris Webb: On Street Photography and the Poetic Image (Copy)


In this series, Aperture Foundation works with the world’s top photographers to distill their creative approaches, teachings, and insights on photography.


In this book, internationally acclaimed color photographers Alex Webb and Rebecca Norris Webb, offer their expert insight into street photography and the poetic image. Through words and photographs—their own and others’—they invite the reader into the heart of their artistic processes. They share their thoughts about a wide range of practical and philosophical issues, from questions about seeing and being in the world with a camera, to how to shape a complete body of work in a way that’s both structured and intuitive.


Text by Alex Webb, Rebecca Norris Webb and Teju Cole



19cm x 25.4cm

128 pages

Paperback with flaps

Published by aperture publishing

ISBN: 978-1-59711-257-4

2 in stock