click to preview: 160 pages, 123 classic pictures, available from 11 August
PPL Photo Agency boss Barry Pickthall has completed a book to be released on 11 August, He told PhotoArchiveNews.com “The book is the result of PPL working for the past 18 months to preserve the Eileen Ramsay marine photography archive dating from 1949-1970. We have scanned her most popular images, and about to publish her biography: Eileen Ramsay – the Queen of Yachting Photography
‘Here is a great opportunity to thumb through Eileen Ramsay’s original picture albums covering dinghies, keelboats, and successive Cowes Weeks, from 1950 to 1970, together with the first Cowes/Torquay and Round Britain powerboat races, the first three OSTARs and Francis Chichester’s solo circumnavigation on Gipsy Moth IV.’
Preview: Eileen Ramsay – the Queen of Yachting Photography
Licence: Eileen Ramsay images here
Pre-order – the book online here 160 pages, 123 classic pictures. £25 + postage & packing.
PhotoArchiveNews.com is hoping to make the book launch this coming Saturday which coincides with the beginning Cowes Week on the Isle of Wight – thanks for the invite!