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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Douglas Isaac Busch  

Pen Name: Douglas I. Busch

Genre: Fine Art Photography

Audience: Adult; Young Adult;

Born: 1951 in Miami Beach, Florida

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Illinois Connection

Douglas Isaac Busch attended and graduated from the University of Illinois with BFA in Art. He moved to Rockford Illinois in 1975. Restored 1880 Queen Ann Building in Rockford, Illinois. This building became his studio, darkroom and living quarters.

Biographical and Professional Information

Douglas Isaac Busch is an internationally respected photographer, master printmaker, camera designer, and teacher.

Published Works

  • In Plain Sight, SuperLarge Photography, 1992
  • Tides in Time, SuperLarge Photography, 1994 with Donald B. Boe
  • Retrospective, Edition Braus, 2005 - with Thomas Schirmböck and Tim B. Wride
  • Vestiges, Photographs by Douglas Busch & Martin Blume, Lindemann Books, 2005
  • Retrospective From Miami to Malibu Braus Editions, 2005
  • Italian Gardens, Braus Edition, 2006
  • California Gardens, Wade Publishing, 2006
  • Silent Waves, Limited Edition, Paper Mirror Press, 2006

Selected Titles At Your Library

In plain sight :
ISBN: 1568630018. OCLC Number:

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Tides in time :
ISBN: 0884964132. OCLC Number:

Photo Dept. :. Santa Monica, Calif. :. 1996.

Retrospektive Douglas I. Busch /
ISBN: 3899041704. OCLC Number:

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Vestiges :
ISBN: 3895062529. OCLC Number:

Lindemanns,. Stuttgart :. 2005.

Italian gardens /
ISBN: 3899042182. OCLC Number:

Edition Braus,. Heidelberg :. 2006.


In Plain Sight- Best Book from a small publisher award in 1992

Speaking Engagements

Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)

Busch participates in visiting artist programs. He will also discuss photography, publishing and building cameras.