craig mcdean’s Manual fuses the photographer’s life-long passion for cars and fashion photography in kinetic, colorful juxtapositions. mcdean, who trained as a mechanic before pursuing photography, has immersed himself in america’s drag-race circuit for more than twenty years. his first book, I Love Fast Cars (available separately), is an homage the culture of muscle cars. Manual marks an expansive return to a subject, integrating mcdean’s distinctive fashion photographs in dazzling arrangements of form and style. with text by lisa naftolin.

hardcover, 208 pages
rizzoli, 2019