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The World From My Front Porch

The World From My Front Porch

Larry Towell

Work:
Picture editing. Design. Typography. Illustration. Layout. Production. Print ready PDFs.
Spec:
Clothbound hardback with 2-colour, embossed, gloss laminated, dye-cut 170gsm overlay. 224pp. 2/4-colour sections facilitating duotone centre section. Various paper stocks.
Client:
Boot Publishing

Cover design

The illustration and production of the cover design are inspired by a 19th-century photo album belonging to Larry Towell’s family.

Paper stock

The book is printed on cream uncoated stock containing a 72 page section of duotones printed on white coated stock.

Photo Album

The center section contains images edited from Towell’s family photo album.

The World From My Front Porch

Larry Towell

This collection of photographs weaves together the themes of homeland and belonging. Picture edited by Larry Towell and SMITH, the photographs combine 20 years of stories of Towell’s northern Ontario family life with his journeys into the war zones of the world.

Published by Boot Publishing in conjunction with Magnum Photos

ISBN 978-1-905712-09-0

Larry Towell

Towell is a Magnum photographer whose work focuses on the dispossessed and the exiled.

Accompanying exhibitions

  • Stephen Bulger Gallery, Toronto
  • George Eastman House, New York