Osaka, Japan: Minolta Camera Co., Ltd., 1976 - 1988. First editions. 4tos., 120 - 140 pp., largely illustrated from color and b&w photographs. Glossy color illustrated stiff wrappers. 5 issues as follows: 1978, 1983 - 1985, 1988. Slight rubbing at the crown of two issues, else near fine. Item #51998
Issued annually, this finely printed serial regularly featured portfolios by noted photographers illustrating various approaches and applications using Minolta systems. Among the articles are: Bob Guccione: The Erotic Aspect; Claude Sauvageot's "Kataragama"; Beach People of Coney Island by Harry Lapow; Hunger, Hate, and Hope by Masanori Kobayashi; Witness to History by Wu Yinxian, "father of Chinese photojournalism"; Tribute to Ansel Adams; The World of Jan Saudek; and, John Upton's, From Alchemy to Art, a survey of color-photo history.
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