André Lützen: Up-river Book (Peperoni Books, 2017)

André Lützen visited the Congo twice, travelling up the Congo River on a United Nations patrol boat and taking pictures, both aboard and ashore. The route coincides in large part with that of Joseph Conrad’s steamer voyage of 1890.

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Nicoló Degiorgis (ed.), Audrey Solomon (ed.): Julius G. Neubronner – Pigeon Photographer (Rorhof, 2017)

Julius G. Neubronner, born 1851 in Kronberg im Taunus as the son of a pharmacist, cultivated a curious passion for photography. In 1907 he patented the design of a camera which could be attached to pigeons and would automatically take pictures during their flight in order to track their journey.