New 'mini monograph' provides perfect introduction to the divisive photography of Mary Ellen Mark

Mary Ellen Mark by Caroline Bénichou
Amanda and her cousin Amy. Valdese, North Carolina, 1990. (Image credit: © The Mary Ellen Mark Foundation)

Thames & Hudson continues to make photography books more accessible by adding to its Photofile range.

This lineup of books showcases some of the finest photography from some of the best photographers of all time, all in an affordable and pocket-sized format. Each book provides a fantastic overview of the titular photographer's work, and an insight into their practice via a detailed foreword. 

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Kalum Carter
Staff Writer

Kalum Carter is a photographer, photo editor and writer based in the UK, and for almost a decade he has worked with brands and publications to create, edit, and sequence imagery. Having recently graduated with a Master's Degree in Photography from the University of the West of England (UWE), Kalum joined Digital Camera World as a Staff Writer, covering news, reviews, and his biggest passion – photography books! 

Kalum's photography has been published and exhibited around the world, and he continues to photograph on a project-by-project basis. He is currently working on a personal project capturing the people and landscape of Gower, South Wales. Currently untitled, this body of work will be exhibited for the National Trust later this year.