Leica Lounge Talk & Book Signing with Isaac Zapata | Fri, Oct 13, 2023 | 7pm - 9pm
Join us in the Leica Lounge on Friday, October 13, 2023 at 7:00pm for a talk and book signing with photographer Isaac Zapata. Isaac will be guiding us through a presentation about his latest book Miami AF: Landscapes & Gangsters. The book is a savvy fusion of history and photography, weaving stories of famous Miami Gangsters with stunning images of the landscapes they once roamed.
The Leica Lounge is a lecture series hosted by Leica Store Miami which features presentations by local photographers, editors, gallerists and educators. Held monthly, these free events are designed to create and inspire the local photography community through sharing images and exchanging ideas.
After the presentation, Isaac will be available to sign books.
About Miami AF: Landscapes & Gangsters
Photographed on both film and digital, the collection of images within are quirky, beautiful, sad, happy and most of all thought provoking. This harmonious blend of analog and digital adds a dynamic visual dimension to the book, creating a compelling juxtaposition that engages the reader on multiple levels. The images and stories within are presented geographically, tracking the city from East to West, and laid out in chronological order. The combination of innovative photography techniques and cutting-edge print and storytelling techniques truly sets this book apart, making it a masterful fusion of artistic vision and technical expertise.
-111 pages, 84 images
-20.32 x 29.21 cm / 8X11.5 US
-Adhesive case wrap
-80 LB Gloss 455 ppi 95 OpacityAbout Isaac Zapata:
For the past decade Isaac has traveled the world with his rag and bone approach to photography. Immersing himself in cultures and communities while capturing stunning images of landscapes, wildlife and the people who call some of the most interesting places on earth home. As a photo documentary photographer and creative director, Isaac has shot and directed numerous campaigns for clients such as Hilton Hotels, Yale University, Whole Foods, Bell Helmets and more. His work is known for its vivid colors, dynamic composition, and unique perspective
You can see more of Isaac's work here.