Elliott Landy : Images of Janis Joplin On the Highway & On Stage

Ora Sawyers

Images of Janis Joplin On the Street & On Stage is a 196 web page ebook of Elliott Landy’s images of Janis Joplin––featuring 129 shots of the two his legendary and a lot of never ever-right before-revealed photos of Janis. The images are accompanied by Janis’ candid feelings taken from discussions and interviews recorded by David Dalton, a founding editor of Rolling Stone journal, when on tour with Janis in 1970. Landy’s images portray the two the general public and non-public life of Janis, providing an personal at the rear of the scenes glance at her transient yet groundbreaking several years of fame.

Elliott writes: “I photographed Janis in 1968 and 1969 and about the many years Ive utilised maybe 15 or 20 of the photos in many publications. Right until I began putting this guide alongside one another I didnt recognize how many other great images I had. We looked at each destructive and slide I took of her. The text was selected from intensive recordings of interviews with Janis built by David Dalton throughout the previous year of her lifetime. We matched her text with my pictures to present a individual insight into her everyday living and profession, producing a exclusive seem at Janis.”

About Elliott Landy:
Ideal identified for his vintage “rock” photos, Elliott Landy was just one of the 1st new music photographers to be recognized as an “artist”. His celebrated functions consist of portraits of Bob Dylan (Nashville Skyline), The Band (Songs From Significant Pink and The Band album), Janis Joplin, Van Morrison (Moondance), Jimi Hendrix, Jim Morrison, and so forth. He was the formal photographer of the 1969 Woodstock Pageant.

Since 1967, Elliott’s do the job has been exhibited in galleries and museums around the globe and printed on addresses of significant US and international magazines and newspapers such as the New York Situations, Lifetime, Rolling Stone, and the Saturday Night Article. He has revealed 11 publications of his photos like, The Band Pictures, 1968-1969, which was the greatest funded photographic ebook in Kickstarter history at that time.

He is also the architect of a new App, LandyVision® which blends still and moving imagery with audio to develop a new form of interactive audio and visual encounter.


Elliott Landy : Photographs of Janis Joplin On the Road & On Phase
Hardcover, 10×10 inches, 196 pages, 129 pictures. Wonderfully printed on major excess weight paper.

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