MOISES by Mariela Sancari. First book / dummy book table in 2015
MOISES by Mariela Sancari. First book / dummy book table in 2015


Every year, Photobook Bristol is looking for interesting and refreshing first books and dummy books which will be displayed in our book room during the festival.

We are gathering submissions for our first book/dummy table. If this you have published your first book or you have a solid dummy you want to share, please send us:


– An A4 with book info (eg: press release)

– Any photos or videos as well as a link to webpage.

– Online submission is free.

– Send info to

– DEADLINE: 1st of May 2016 Midnight (GMT)


We are not asking for hardcopy books yet, only electronic submissions accepted. We will make a shortlist with a selection of submitted books  which will be displayed in the book room during the festival.

Selected authors will have to send a physical copy of the book once they are notified. Submitted books won’t be returned and they will be part of the PBB Library which will be travelling around in the future.


We are very happy to announce that our First Book / Dummy Book Table will travel to:

29th July to 31th August 2016 > Gibellina PhotoRoad

9th to 11th September 2016 > Gazebook: Sicily Photobook Festival

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Here are the books selected for Photobook Bristol 2016:

Mathieu Asseliin // MONSANTO: A photographic investigation // Dummy

Murray Ballard // The Prospect of Immortality // GOST

Valentino Bellini // LIMBO // Dummy Book

Martin Bollati // FORMA BRUTA // La Luminosa & Cuadernos de la Kursala

Sofia Borges // Images do not exists // MACK

Julia Borissova // Dimitri // Self-Published

Fabiola Cedillo // Los mundos de TITA // Self Published

Martin Cregg // MIDLANDS // Self Published

Sian Davey//Looking for Alice//Trolley Books

Nathalie Depose // La Frontiére // Self Published

Chris Dorley-Brown // The Longest Way Round // Overlapse

Jessa Fairbrother // Conversation with my mother // Dummy

Mary Hamill / Semper Augustus / Book Dummy

Maki Hayashida // The Pacific Tourist // Self-Published (Reminders Stronghold)

Hajime Kimura // In the search of lost memories // Self Published (Reminders Stronghold)

Ikuru Kuwajima // Tundra Kids // Schlebrügge.Editor

Kirsty Mackay // My Favourite colour was yellow // Self Published

Jan McCullough // Home Instructions Manual // Verlag Kettler

Alice Myers // Nothing is impossible under the sun // SOAP

Hirashi Okamoto // Recruit // Self-Published (Reminders Stronghold)

Miyuki Okuyama // Land of the Setting Sun // Self Published

Christian Rodriguez // MOTORBAIK // Christian Rodriguez + Vibrant Editora

Michele Sibiloni // Fuck it // Self Published

Alnis Stakle // Melancholic Road // Dummy book

Martin Toft & Gareth Syvret // ATLANTUS // Self-Published

Rocco Venezia // NEKIYA // Dummy

Arnaud de Wolf // HEIM // Self-Published

Joe Wright // The Floods // Self Published