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Dogma, pairs Kim Levin's stunning black-and-white photography with Erica Salmon's poignant aphorisms to capture the nature and nuances of the way dogs live.dogma--(n.) 1a: something held as an established opinion; especially: a definite authoritative tenet b: a code of such tenets pedagogical dogma c: a point of view or tenet put forth as authoritative without adequate grounds. 

Dogma, a book wherein dogs get to hold the definite authoritative tenet, provides a distinct point of view. And it's one that readers will find both amusing and insightful.

In her previous books, photographer Kim Levin touchingly chronicled our affection for dogs in evocative images and words. Now she's applied her creative energy to Dogma, an attractive volume that details a dog's life. More important, Dogma, is a code of living for dogs by dogs. But humans just might want to pay attention, too--Dogma, presents seemingly innocent lessons that would be valuable for everyone to learn.

Throughout Dogma,, canines of all varieties demonstrate the good life in entertaining photos by Levin and carefree maxims written by Erica Salmon:

* Befriend all sorts of creatures.

* Explore your own backyard.

* Smile even if your teeth aren't perfect.

* Sniff out a situation before running into it.

* Let loved ones call you silly names like "Stinky" and "Sweet Pea."

Together, the words and pictures create a clever take on how life should be lived. Dog lovers and anyone looking for the simple life will savor this wonderful book.

Synopsis:

Dogma, pairs Kim Levin's stunning black-and-white photography with Erica Salmon's poignant aphorisms to capture the nature and nuances of the way dogs live.dogma--(n.) 1a: something held as an established opinion; especially: a definite authoritative tenet b: a code of such tenets pedagogical dogma c: a point of view or tenet put forth as authoritative without adequate grounds. 

Dogma, a book wherein dogs get to hold the definite authoritative tenet, provides a distinct point of view. And it's one that readers will find both amusing and insightful.

In her previous books, photographer Kim Levin touchingly chronicled our affection for dogs in evocative images and words. Now she's applied her creative energy to Dogma, an attractive volume that details a dog's life. More important, Dogma, is a code of living for dogs by dogs. But humans just might want to pay attention, too--Dogma, presents seemingly innocent lessons that would be valuable for everyone to learn.

Throughout Dogma,, canines of all varieties demonstrate the good life in entertaining photos by Levin and carefree maxims written by Erica Salmon:

* Befriend all sorts of creatures.

* Explore your own backyard.

* Smile even if your teeth aren't perfect.

* Sniff out a situation before running into it.

* Let loved ones call you silly names like "Stinky" and "Sweet Pea."

Together, the words and pictures create a clever take on how life should be lived. Dog lovers and anyone looking for the simple life will savor this wonderful book.

Synopsis:

"Dogma" pairs Levin's stunning back-and-white photography with Salmon's poignant aphorisms to capture the nature and nuances of the way dogs live.

About the Author

Kim Levin is a New York-based photographer who specializes in pet portraiture. Her company, Bark & Smile Pet Portraits, combines her passion for photography and her love of dogs. She has showcased her portraits at several New York galleries and cafes, photographed the annual ASPCA Dog Walk, and donated her photography services to several nonprofit organizations. She lives in Red Bank, N.J., with her husband, John O'Neill, and their dog, Charlie. Erica Salmon is a teacher, writer, and proud dog owner. She and her husband, Neil, live in Beverly Hills, Calif., with their two English bulldogs, Peaches and Annabelle. Erica wanted to write a book to share her dogs' inherent wisdom, and the concept of Dogma was born. This is Erica's first book.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780740727078
Author:
Levin, Kim
Author:
Salmon, Erica
Author:
O'Neill, John
Publisher:
Andrews McMeel Publishing
Location:
Kansas City, MO
Subject:
General
Subject:
Individual Photographer
Subject:
Dogs - General
Subject:
Dogs
Subject:
Photo Essays
Subject:
Portraits
Subject:
Photography of dogs
Subject:
General Pets
Subject:
General Photography
Subject:
Photoessays & Documentaries
Subject:
Individual Photographers - General
Subject:
Photography-Anthologies and History
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Hardback
Series:
Bark & Smile Book
Series Volume:
01-03-025
Publication Date:
September 2002
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
160
Dimensions:
6 x 9 in 18.41 oz

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Product details 160 pages Andrews McMeel Publishing - English 9780740727078 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Dogma, pairs Kim Levin's stunning black-and-white photography with Erica Salmon's poignant aphorisms to capture the nature and nuances of the way dogs live.dogma--(n.) 1a: something held as an established opinion; especially: a definite authoritative tenet b: a code of such tenets pedagogical dogma c: a point of view or tenet put forth as authoritative without adequate grounds. 

Dogma, a book wherein dogs get to hold the definite authoritative tenet, provides a distinct point of view. And it's one that readers will find both amusing and insightful.

In her previous books, photographer Kim Levin touchingly chronicled our affection for dogs in evocative images and words. Now she's applied her creative energy to Dogma, an attractive volume that details a dog's life. More important, Dogma, is a code of living for dogs by dogs. But humans just might want to pay attention, too--Dogma, presents seemingly innocent lessons that would be valuable for everyone to learn.

Throughout Dogma,, canines of all varieties demonstrate the good life in entertaining photos by Levin and carefree maxims written by Erica Salmon:

* Befriend all sorts of creatures.

* Explore your own backyard.

* Smile even if your teeth aren't perfect.

* Sniff out a situation before running into it.

* Let loved ones call you silly names like "Stinky" and "Sweet Pea."

Together, the words and pictures create a clever take on how life should be lived. Dog lovers and anyone looking for the simple life will savor this wonderful book.

"Synopsis" by , "Dogma" pairs Levin's stunning back-and-white photography with Salmon's poignant aphorisms to capture the nature and nuances of the way dogs live.
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