Peter Gowland’s Figure Photography
Greenwich, CT: Fawcett Publications, Inc., 1956. Fifth Printing
of no. 250 in Fawcett How-To book series. 144pp. 6 1⁄2 x 9 1⁄4 in. Offset on newsprint in illustrated wraps. Very good, minor wear commensurate with age. Item #6269
Innovative glamor and advertising photographer Peter Gowland shot over one thousand magazine covers and portraits of celebrities and models throughout his career. He designed and built his own studio equipment and was active professionally for nearly six decades. This how-to book features behind the scenes and professional photography demonstrating Gowland’s process and method, with extensive technical instructions and tips for the aspiring portrait and figure photographer.