On the Road with Texas Highways: A Tribute to True Texas (Paperback)

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By J. Griffis Smith, Charles J. Lohrmann (Foreword by), E. Dan Klepper (Contribution by)
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In a short line of Texas Highways distinguished photo editors, J. Griffis Smith has been described by a fellow photographer as a "galactic force," reveling in taking pictures of everything Texas wherever the magazine's assignments took him, all with the goal of inspiring "folks to travel."Celebrating the roaming life of a professional magazine photographer, Texas Highways has joined with Smith to assemble a collection of signature images from three decades of work, including memorable pictures of Texas icons, landscapes, people, and historical and cultural destinations.An essay by E. Dan Klepper conveys a sense of how photo editors have worked at Texas Highways and how Griff Smith's quirky, creative nature has helped to shape the magazine's style and message.

About the Author

J. GRIFFIS SMITH was the photo editor at Texas Highways magazine in Austin, where he worked for thirty years.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781623491833
ISBN-10: 1623491835
Publisher: Texas A&M University Press
Publication Date: September 15th, 2014
Pages: 212
Language: English