David Plowden is the author of more than twenty photography books, including Bridges: The Spans of North America, Vanishing Point: Fifty Years of Photography, and Requiem for Steam. He lives in Winnetka, Illinois.
Books by David Plowden
Steve Edwards, David Plowden
Hardcover, 2007“No one has photographed America as has David Plowden. ... He is one of the great artists of our time.”—David McCullough
Revised Edition, Hardcover, 2002Whether built of stone, brick, wood, iron, steel, or concrete, bridges have captivated our imaginations more than any other man-made structures.
Hardcover, 2006An elegy for our changing landscape by a master photographer.
Hardcover, 1993From freighters in motion and intricate machinery in the engine room, to the men who operate and maintain the vessels, these photographs represent a testament to the vanishing era of steam.
Hardcover, 2013The great Midwestern landscape is celebrated by the noted photographer in magnificent reproductions of his work.
Hardcover, 2010Stunning photographs by a master photographer documenting the last of the steam locomotives.