René van Dam’s QUEEN OF THE SOUTH, PHOTOS OF THE VISAYAS is now part of the Asia-Pacific Photobook Archive

Book Title: Queen of the South, Photos of the Visayas

Photographer/s: René van Dam

Place of publication: San Francisco, CA, USA

Year of publication: 2015

Publisher: Self published

Dimensions of book: 26 x 20 cm

Edition size: Print on demand 

Binding, paper & printing details: Hard cover, perfect bound, black and white digital offset on coated paper 

Number of pages: 56

Number of pictures: 66

Designer: René van Dam

Editor: René van Dam

Printer: Blurb

ISBN: n/a 

Retail price: $44.80 USD (hardcover) 

Where to buy: Blurb 

Link/s to existing book reviews: n/a

Summary of project:

A social documentary impression of the Visayas, an area of the Phillippines that is rich in natural beauty and gritty towns, photographed in a classical black and white style. The book is sold at cost price, with a small mark-up that the author will send in full to Action for Nurturing Children and Environment, Inc. (Phillippines), a charity organisation that helps people depicted in this book”.