128 pages, 9″ x 9″, $60
About 30 original works from the Ten Piscataqua Photographer show will be at Lane Memorial Library in Hampton, NH for the month of March. Please join us to meet the photographers and get your first edition copy of the book signed on Thursday, March 14th, 5-7pm
The first title. Ten Piscataqua Photographers, in our series of coffee table books to discover, explore and celebrate local genius is off press an isis on press until early December, but still in time to ship to you before Christmas. Help support our project by ordering a First Edition copy in advance for a discount, or acquire a signed limited edition print from the book, or donate your support to this community arts project by visiting our Crowdfunding page!
For a sneak peek at what’s inside, check out the opening spreads for each of the portfolios, representing regional fine art photographers working with portraiture, landscape, architecture, still life, journalism, documentary, abstraction, and digital wizardry.
Editor: Phillip Augusta has been publishing Portsmouth since the late 1970s when with Mike Warhurst he updated the city’s postcards for the first time since the 1950s. Soon after came the iconic Portsmouth poster of a tugboat in the fog, and then with Bill Paarlberg he founded re:Ports. arts and entertainment magazine which flourished in the 1980s. Since the 90s he’s been working in the book industry and publishes a photoblog and calendar called Birdaday.
Writer: Laura Pope has been involved in and writing about the Portsmouth arts scene for decades. Along with the introductions to each of the portfolios in the book, she is the author of two books of Portsmouth history, Portsmouth Women: Madams & Matriarchs Who Shaped New Hampshire’s Port City, and more recently, Becoming Portsmouth: Voices from a Half Century of Change.
Book Designer: Jenny Jensen Greenleaf is a book designer, artist, and photographer who studied printmaking at Pratt (Manhattan), typography at Harvard University, and received her BFA with honors from UMass/Amherst. A move to New Hampshire in 1988 resulted in her happy discovery of Heinemann publishing in Portsmouth, where she continues as a freelance book designer. Jenny has received design awards from Bookbuilders of Boston’s New England Book Show and from the National Council of Teachers of English.
Series Logo: Gordon Carlisle is a painter, writer, actor, musician, graphic artist and amazing all around renaissance man.
Copy Editor: Karen Billipp is the principal of Eliot House Productions, an editorial and book production shop.
Advice & Dissent: Bill Paarlberg is an editor, writer, watercolorist, and co-founder with Phillip Augusta of re:Ports. Arts and Entertainment Magazine of the early to mid 1980s.
Business Advisor: Chris Duffy is a Certified Business Advisor with the Regional Economic Development Center (REDC) in Raymond, NH. with a focus on business, finance, and market planning. He lives in Stratham, NH
Counsel: Susan Denenberg, Esq. is legal advisor for contracts and rights. She lives in Portsmouth with her family.
Video: Laura Harper is graphic designer and executive assistant for the Regional Economic Development Center (REDC) in Raymond, NH.
We gratefully recognize the following Patrons
for their generous support of regional photography and photographers, having pledged $500 or more.
Brigitte and George Gefrich
Bob and Karen Graham
M. Christine Dwyer and Michael Huxtable
Geoffrey and Martha Clark
And the following Supporters
for donations of $10 or more. (ave = $81)
Peggi McCarthy and Cary Wendell
Pete and Jan Thomas
Jan and Blair McCracken
Carol Van Loon
Jane and Dick Kaufmann
J. Dennis Robinson
Anne Post Poole
Mary Lou Monteiro
Sharon Platt Antiques
Mary Liz and David Lancaster
Guy Capecelatro III
Bruce C. Belanger – The Library Restaurant
Don’t see your name but you pledged? My apologies,
and please let me fix that!)THANK YOU ALL!