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Friends of Photography

Carmel, CA [and] San Francisco, CA

Friends of Photography



The series of Untitled monographs includes: 

  • 1: Edward Weston, Dody W. Thompson, 1972     
  • 2/3: Untitled 2/3: Fred R. Parker, editor, 1973     
  • 4: Anthony Hernandez and Joseph Jachna, Fred R. Parker, editor, 1973    
  • 5: Four Exhibitions: Andre Kertesz, Robert Rauschenberg, Robert Heinecken and Wynn Bullock, Peter Thompson, editor, 1973   
  • 6: Untitled 6: Cheryl Douglas, editor, 1973
  • 7/8: On Change and Exchange, Peter Thompson, editor, 1974     
  • 9: In Time, Peter Thompson, editor, 1975             
  • 10: Nancy Newhall 1908/1974, Beaumont Newhall & Peter Thompson, editors, 1976       
  • 11: Emerging Los Angeles Photographers, Rodney C. Stewart, 1977          
  • 12: Albert Renger-Patzsch 1987-1966: Photographs from the Collection of the Friends of Photography, James Enyeart, editor, 1977           
  • 13: Plants: Photographs by Don Worth, James Enyeart, 1977        
  • 14: Untitled 14, James Alinder, editor, 1978        
  • 15: Jerome Liebling: Photographs 1947-1977, Estelle Jussim, 1978            
  • 16: Ansel Adams: 50 Years of Portraits, James Alinder, 1978         
  • 17:  Comparative Photography: A Century of Change in Egypt and Israel - Francis Frith and Jane Reese Williams, Brian M. Fagan, 1979
  • 18: Robert Cumming, James Alinder, 1979
  • 19: Vilem Kriz, David Featherstone, 1979
  • 20: Collecting Light: The Photographs of Ruth Bernhard, James Alinder, 1979
  • 21: The Diana Show: Pictures Through a Plastic Lens, David Featherstone, 1980
  • 22: Images from Within: The Photographs of Edmond Teske, James Alinder, 1980
  • 23: 9 Critics / 9 Photographs, James Alinder, 1980
  • 24: New Landscapes, Mark Johnstone, 1988
  • 25: Discovery and Recognition, James Alinder, 1981
  • 26: Altered Landscapes: The Photographs of John Pfahl. Peter C. Bunnell, 1981
  • 27: Roy De Carava, James Alinder, 1981
  • 28: Postures: The Studio Photographs of Marsha Burns, David Featherstone, 1982
  • 29: Wright Morris: Photographs and Words, James Alinder, 1982
  • 30: The Contact Print 1946-1982, James Alinder, 1982
  • 31: Nicholas Nixon: Photographs from One Year, James Alinder, 1983
  • 32: Mario Giacomelli, Stephen Brigidi and Claire V.C. Peeps, 1983
  • 33: Samuel Bourne: Images of India, Arthur Ollman, 1983
  • 34: Marion Post Wolcott: FSA Photographs, Sally Stein, 1983
  • 35: Observations: Essays on Documentary Photography, David Featherstone, editor, 1984
  • 36: Harry Callahan: Eleanor, Anne Kennedy and Nicholas Callaway, editors, 1984
  • 37: Ansel Adams: 1902-1984, James Alinder, editor, 1984
  • 38: Todd Walker, Julia K. Nelson, 1985
  • 39: Mary Ellen Mark: Photographs of Mother Teresa's Missions of Charity in India, David Featherstone, 1985
  • 40: Don Worth, Photographs 1955-1985, Hal Fischer, 1986
  • 41: EW 100: Centennial Essays in Honor of Edward Weston, Peter C. Bunnell and David Featherstone, editors, 1986
  • 42: Eikoh Hosoe, Ronald J. Hill, 1986
  • 43: Light Years: The Friends of Photography 1967-1987, James G. Alinder, editor, 1987
  • 44: Olivia Parker: Weighing the Planets, Olivia Parker, 1987
  • 45: Judith Golden: Cycles, A Decade of Photographs, David Featherstone, 1988
  • 46: Frank Gohlke: Landscapes From The Middle Of The World, Photographs 1972-1987, Ben Lifson, 1988
  • 47: Michael Kenna: Night Walk, Jerome Tarshis, 1988
  • 48: Close to Home: Seven Documentary Photographers, David Featherstone, 1989
  • 49: Aaron Siskind: Road Trip, Photographs 1980-1988, Charles Traub, 1989
  • 50: Holly Roberts, David Featherstone, 1989
  • 51: Of Time & Place: Walker Evans & William Christenberry, Thomas W. Southall, 1990
  • 52: Toward a Truer Life - Photographs of China 1980-1990 by Reagan Louie, Jonthan Spence, 1991
  • 53: Zeke Berman: Optiks, Debra Heimerdinger, 1991
  • 54: Lorna Simpson, Deborah Willis, 1992
  • 55: Ansel Adams: New Light - Essays on His Legacy and Legend, Michael Read, editor, 1993
  • 56: Special Collections: The Photographic Order from Pop to Now, Charles Stainback, 1992
  • 57: Ancestral Dialogues: The Photographs of Albert Chong, Quincy Troupe, 1994
  • 58: American Prospects: Photographs by Joel Sternfeld, Andy Grundberg and Anne W. Tucker, 1994


Friends of Photography was a nonprofit organization started by Ansel Adams and others in 1967 to promote photography as a fine art. During its existence the organization held at least 330 photography exhibitions at its galleries in Carmel and San Francisco, California, and it published a lengthy series of monographs under the name Untitled.
Untitled was published Friends of Photography from 1972 to 1994. A total of 58 numbered publications were issued, first as a small magazine format and later as a series of booklets and full-size books. Numbers 1-10 displayed the series name and issue number on the cover, but as the publications became more specialized each number was titled independently in addition to the series name. The smallest publication in the series was Number 1, with 10 pages, and the largest was Number 43, with 156 pages.
Many of the publications were catalogs of exhibitions held at the Friends of Photography gallery in Carmel, California. The publication featured many famous photographers, including Ansel Adams, Ruth Bernhard, Harry Callahan, Roy DeCarava, Lee Friedlander, Mary Ellen Mark, Aaron Siskind, Paul Strand, Brett Weston, and Edward Weston. It also offered perspectives on newer photographic trends like plastic cameras and the influence of pop-art.
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