Press Releases

Press Releases

3/24/2022—Postal Service Issues Sunflower Bouquet 2-Ounce Stamp

Lawrence, KS — The Postal Service issued a new 2-ounce stamp today featuring a beautiful sunflower bouquet. This stamp is ideal for heavy letters and invitations, and pairs perfectly with the Tulips Forever stamp, which was also released today. The stamp was issued in Lawrence, KS, without a ceremony.

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3/24/2022—New Postal Service Tulips Forever Stamp Brightens Any Occasion

MOUNT VERNON, WA — A perennial source of beauty on U.S. stamps, flowers evoke emotions that transcend words. The Postal Service’s new Tulips Forever stamp offers bright, cheerful tulips certain to elicit positive reactions when they appear on letters and cards….Designed by art director Ethel Kessler, with digital photography by Harold Davis…

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7/18/2018—The Art of Photographing Flowers for Transparency, 7/18/2018 – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The Art of Photographing Flowers for Transparency: Acknowledged as one of the world’s top photographers, Harold Davis presents his botanical art techniques at B&H Photo Event Space in New York (Aug 13, 2018)

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2017.10.13—Gallery Show in Berkeley, CA Featuring the Photography of Harold Davis, 11/13/2017 – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

SHOH Gallery is excited to announce the opening of The Photography of Harold Davis. This one-person show opens Nov 8 and runs through Nov 25, 2017 at SHOH Gallery, 700 Gilman Street, Berkeley, CA 94710 and features the brilliant, large-scale photographs of renowned photographer, artist, and author Harold Davis.

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2014.10.17—Harold Davis: Black & White Photography

Harold Davis to bring signature black and white style to Heidelberg, Germany, with exhibition at Arts & Friends Galerie, 10/16/2014 – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Heidelberg, Germany — Arts & Friends Galerie, a leading photography gallery in Heidelberg, Germany, is pleased to announce the premier German show of black and white imagery by Zeiss Lens Ambassador Harold Davis….read more

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2014.07.15—Harold Davis Workshops to offer scholarship program

World famous photographer, author and educator Harold Davis is highly sought-after as a workshop leader. His organization is now offering scholarships on a needs basis., 7/15/2014 – Harold Davis states, “Since there are photographers who can’t afford the full tuition to my workshops, and to give back to the community of photographers who have given so much to us, we have started a scholarship program. We will be offering one full tuition scholarship and one partial scholarship to each of the workshops we offer.”

This is an innovative program, aimed at broadening the demographic of access to advanced photography instruction.

2013.12.11—The Way of the Digital Photographer is honored as a best photography book of 2013

The Peachpit Press title, The Way of the Digital Photographer, by photographer and digital artist Harold Davis, has been named a best photography book of 2013 by, 12/11/2013 – With “a long list of publications from 2013,” the editors at went with the ten photography book titles they felt were the “most inspirational, informative, helpful, and/or unique.”’s editors felt that The Way of the Digital Photographer: Walking the Photoshop post-production path to more creative photography fit this bill because “the very talented author takes you far beyond Photoshop 101. Instead, he focuses on ways to use Photoshop to enhance creativity, using incredible photography examples.” In’s description, this is a book for people who “want to go beyond the purist mentality; those willing to expand their photos into more artistic realm.”

2013.09.23—BURLINGTON, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Focal Press, a leading publisher of media technology books, announced the availability of “Monochromatic HDR Photography” by Harold Davis, an award-winning photographer and best-selling author of more than 30 books.

In this beautifully illustrated guide for all levels from advanced amateur to professional, Davis shows photographers how to work at the intersection of two hot trends of the digital revolution: Black & White and High Dynamic Range (HDR) imaging.

Click here to read the full press release on Business Wire, and here for Monochromatic HDR Photography on Amazon.

2013.02.06—Botanique, a limited edition artist book of botanical prints by Harold Davis is now available

Botanique is an innovative artist project that astutely blends old craft and cutting edge new technologies to create an exquisite limited edition art book and object that is completely unique, creating using Kickstarter funding., 2/06/2013 – Working together in their studio, legendary photographer and digital artist Harold Davis his wife, graphic designer Phyllis Davis, have combined their talents to create “Botanique.” Acclaimed as “Origami in a box” and said to be “destined for major museums,” Botanique is a unique limited edition artist book.

2012.11.27—Harold Davis, legendary digital artist and master photographer, to raise print prices

Agaves by Harold Davis

Agaves © Harold Davis


In response to the continuing popularity of his images and the demanding craft of digital fine art print making, Harold Davis and his studio are modestly raising their print prices across the board effective January 1, 2013.

2012.10.02—Harold Davis Fine Art Posters Published by Editions Limited

Two images by legendary artist and photographer Harold Davis have been selected for publication by Editions Limited, a leading publisher and distributor of fine art reproductions. The two images are “Aisle of Sight” and “The Destination”.

2012.06.26—Focal Press Launches New Book Featuring Techniques for Photographing Waterdrops

BURLINGTON, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Focal Press, a leading publisher of media technology books, today announced the availability of “Photographing Waterdrops: Exploring Macro Worlds with Harold Davis.”

This beautifully illustrated how-to photography guide serves as both a technical tutorial and visual photography inspiration. Its collection of imagery explores the world within the tiniest droplets of water, making it a unique gift or coffee table book as well. It is now available for purchase on, and (ISBN: 9780240820729, $29.95).

2012.06.16—Black and White Spiders Award Honors American Photographer Harold Davis

LONDON June 16, 2012 – Professional photographer Harold Davis of the United States was presented with the 7th Annual Black and White Spider Awards Nominee in the category of Still Life at a prestigious Nomination & Winners PhotoShow. The live online ceremony webcast Saturday, June 9, 2012 was attended by photography fans in 72 countries who logged on to see the climax of the industry’s most important event for black and white photography.

2012.05.18—Press Release: Creating HDR Photos: The Complete Guide to High Dynamic Range Photography by Harold Davis (Crown Publishing Group)

2012.04.17—Harold Davis is honored as a printmaking master by Moab Paper

Moab Paper is pleased to announce that photographer and artist Harold Davis has been added to the Moab Masters program., 4/17/2012 – Moab Paper’s prestigious Masters program includes photography greats such as Barbara Bordnick, Robert Farber and Ryszard Horowitz. Harold Davis is the latest addition to this select group of artists, all of whom pride themselves on their mastery of the art and craft of fine digital printmaking.

2012.04.09—Well-known seed and plant company features “Photographing Flowers” by Harold Davis

Photographing Flowers with Harold Davis is now available from Park Seed. The first 100 copies sold will be autographed by the author at no extra cost., 4/09/2012 – In an unusual cross-product-line promotion, Park Seed is now featuring “Photographing Flowers,” written and illustrated by Harold Davis, and published by Focal Press.

2012.04.09—Harold Davis postcard books published by Cameron + Company

Harold Davis is pleased to announce the publication of three high-quality detachable postcard books with subjects including Yosemite, Point Reyes, the Marin Headlands, and classic California in black & white, 4/09/2012 – Cameron + Company has released three postcard books of the photographs of Harold Davis. Each of the three postcard books each contains twenty detachable postcards.

2012.04.09—World Art Group releases licensed reproductions of work by Harold Davis

Reproductions of digital photographic art by Harold Davis are featured as new releases by World Art Group, 4/09/2012 – Art decor publisher World Art Group has recently released licensed versions of photographs and digital art by Harold Davis to the trade. Twenty-seven Harold Davis images have been licensed in all.

2012.02.27—Art meets Art: Fashion stylists choose photos of Harold Davis

Art meets Art: Fashion stylists in the Artspiration section of choose the work of legendary photographer Harold Davis, 2/27/2012 – Art meets art, and fashion meets the world of photography as aspirational stylists use the work of legendary photographer Harold Davis to accompany and accesorize the latest hot fashion looks.

2012.02.25—Digital Black & White Master Class in Berkeley, CA on March 10, 2012

Master photographers Harold Davis and Vincent Versace offer workshop in new technology that looks back artistically, 2/25/2012 – Don’t miss this unique opportunity to learn from two of the masters of contemporary monochromatic photography. Vincent Versace is the author of From Oz to Kansas: Almost Every Black & White Technique Known to Man and Harold Davis is the author of Creative Black & White: Digital Photography Tips & Techniques (in addition to other bestselling books from both master photographers).