Singular Images Press is an independent publisher of small run and limited edition books and photographs.
New Artist Book Title: The Flow of Light Brushes the Shadow by Douglas Stockdale
A big Thank You for all of you who pre-ordered this artist book and the smaller edition Artist Special Edition, it made this publication happen. Still on track for a Fall 2022 release and book shop orders are starting to trickle in. More updates on availability soon.
The Flow of Light Brushes the Shadow investigates anxiety as a mental health condition. Anxiety is considered one of the most prevalent health conditions globally. It is an elusive and silent condition that affects an estimated 40 million adults in the U.S. and 284 million adults worldwide. Although anxiety has haunted Stockdale for his entire life, it has only recently come to light.
There are many forms and varieties of anxiety, and this project is Stockdale’s way to visualize and come to grips with how anxiety affects him when was traveling by himself extensively for his professional career.
Photographs: Douglas Stockdale, copyright 2022
Publication: Singular Images Press, copyright 2022
Stiff cover with translucent (vellum) French Folds: 8 x 6 inches, hand-sewn pamphlet stitch
52 Pages: color illustrates throughout (24 photographs) with double-gatefold section
Afterword: Tension in the Air by Douglas Stockdale, copyright 2022
Each book incorporates a signed archival pigment print
Artist Special Edition: Book + archival pigment print, signed & numbered, edition of 20 + 5 A/P (Sold Out)
Interior printing: Arizona Lithographic, Tucson, Arizona
Cover, interior printing, pamphlet stitch binding: Douglas Stockdale
Book concept, design and layout: Douglas Stockdale
Graphic design: Dawne Osborne, Deborah Davis Design
Copy editors: Wayne Swanson, Gerhard Clausing
Publisher: Singular Images Press, Rancho Santa Margarita, CA, USA
ISBN: 979-8-9862031-0-2 (will be published in September 2022)
List Price: Artist book, US $60.00
Artist book release: Fall 2022
Made in the U.S.A.
Message singularimagespress@gmail for shipping details and PayPal invoice.
Artist Special Edition (book + extra print): Not available. Pre-orders were made by San Telmo Museo (Spain) & Frick Fine Arts Library (University of Pittsburgh) for their (permanent) Special Collections.
Singular Images Press is currently featuring the self-published artist books by Douglas Stockdale, which include Middle Ground, Bluewater Shore and his photobook Ciociaria published by Edizioni Punctum (Rome, Italy), both in a trade edition and Fiuggi, a limited edition book + print.
To purchase, please send a message (firstname.lastname@example.org) to initiate a PayPal invoice: US postage is $10 USD for all books, International postage is $20 USD for Middle Ground and Bluewater Shore, while Ciociaria is heavier and requires $40 USD for international shipping. California sales tax is applicable to all books sold within the United States.
Stockdale’s artist book Pine Lake, Cachi (Persimmons), Morolo, a limited edition Ciociaria book + print, and his Guide to Self-Publishing an Indie Book, a book commission for the 2019 Medium Photo Festival, are sold out and no longer available.
Singular Images Press is located in Southern California.
Artist & photography books:
Self-published, limited edition artist book, signed and numbered, leporello design. Edition size 99: $60.00 USD, plus shipping & CA taxes (US purchases).
Self-published, limited edition artist book, signed and numbered. Edition size 99 (a few still remaining): $45.00 USD plus shipping & CA taxes (US purchases).
Published by Edizioni Punctum, Rome, Italy; hardcover with dust jacket, 48 photographs with English & Italian text: $50.00 USD (signed), plus shipping & CA taxes (US purchases).
Fiuggi, Ciociaria, Limited Edition book + print
Self-published Limited Edition book + print, signed and numbered. Edition size 25 (a few still remaining): $125.00 USD, plus shipping & CA taxes (US purchases).
Book stores where Singular Images Press and Stockdale books are available include:
Arcana, Books of the Arts (Culver City, CA)
Grenade in a Jar (Santa Fe, NM)
Photo-eye book store (Santa Fe, NM)
The following Stockdale books are out of print and are no longer available:
Pine Lake, self-published artist book. Edition size 25
Cachi (Persimmons), Morolo, Ciociaria, Limited Edition book + print, (self-published). Edition size 25
Guide to Self-Publishing an Indie Book (commission)