BOOKS BY LESTER BLUM

ALOHA MAUI

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The photographs are a visual interpretation of the rare enchantment that is Maui. The island of Maui is a paradise within a realm of magnificent beauty.

$30.  (plus NJ sales tax & $3. shipping)

DIVINE LAND CHINA

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Divine Land China offers a glimpse into the vast world of China depicting both the historic and modern world. The focus of the book is to show aspects of the art and culture of a people ranging from Beijing to Xian to Tibet to Hong Kong.

$35. (plus NJ sales tax & $3. shipping)

BEYOND THE DOOR - A VISUAL JOURNEY IN SPAIN

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A visual journey to five cities in Spain to explore the melding of the ideas, culture, science, art, religion, and philosophy of the various conquerors of the Iberian peninsula - Romans, Goths, Moors, Jews, and Christians.

$35. (plus NJ sales tax & $3. shipping)

HANDS - THE EMBODIMENT OF MAN

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A photographic examination of the diversity and expressiveness of Hands.

$30. (plus NJ sales tax & $3. shipping)

MANOGRAPHY - THE SENSUAL TO THE EROTIC

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 A visual exploration of the nude male form ranging from the sensual to the erotic.
 

Warning: Book contains full male nudity of an artistic and erotic nature.

$35. (plus NJ sales tax & $3. shipping)

INVISIBLE

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Photographs and testimonials from individuals who either feel invisible or society treats them as being invisible. The causes can be singular or multi layered: physical or mental disabilities, disease (HIV/AIDS), age, weight, gender, sexuality, bullying, physical or mental abuse, religion, etc. Invisible gives these people a voice so that the veil of invisibility will be lifted.

$20. (plus NJ sales tax & $3. shipping)

WARRIOR OF HOPE

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A visual interpretation of the concept of Hope. The Warrior offers hope for all in their battles against inequality, injustice and the ravages of HIV/AIDS. The Warrior of Hope was created to bring focus to the issues facing all mankind and visually bring renewed awareness to the disease.

$20. (plus NJ sales tax & $3. shipping)

TARNISHED JEWEL CUBA

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From the Spanish colonial architecture, the urban decay, the cultural heritage, the vintage American cars, the verdant countryside, Cuba has been locked in a time warp. The Cuban people have managed to persevere, in the face of all adversity. With the relaxing of the American sanctions, Cuba will evolve, over time, to remove the tarnish and reclaim the title of The Jewel of the Caribbean.

$35. (plus NJ sales tax & $3. shipping)

DISTANT DREAMS MYANMAR

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A visual exploration of the enchanting country - Myanmar. Having been isolated from the rest of the world for decades, Myanmar has managed to preserve the culture of its diverse ethnic groups and its historical heritage as it begins to open its arms to the world.

$35. (plus NJ sales tax & $3. shipping)

PERCEPTION OF CHRIST

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 A visual presentation to dispel the stereotypical conception of the images of Christ by depicting him as any and every man or woman.

$30. (plus NJ sales tax & $3. shipping)

I STILL REMEMBER

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I Still Remember is an epic, compelling photographic narrative which tells a powerful and moving story of the quest for love, devastation, and remembrance.
 

The story is a fictionalized compilation of the lifestyle of many gay men of the 1980's/into the early 1990’s. This was a time when everyone was free; no one worried about sexually transmitted diseases. From sex clubs to Fire Island with the notorious Meat Rack to the Meatpacking District of New York to the boardwalk at South Beach, he seeks an immediate connection, a search for permanence, and a commitment of love.
 

His world was shattered by the onslaught of HIV/AIDS. Nothing would ever be the same. He had to face fear, rejection, and declining health. When he passed, his lover and friends gathered in Fire Island - to celebrate his life. Even today, he continues to live in their memories.
 

I Still Remember commemorates those who have passed from HIV/AIDS related causes and to help educate a younger generation about the early years of the disease.

$25. (plus NJ sales tax & $3. shipping)

BEYOND THE SWIRL

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Join Alex and his sister, Cathy as they embark upon a flight of fantasy filled with mystery, drama, and suspense. Travel through three diverse time periods in the amazing pre-historic world where gigantic creatures – the Dinosaurs – ruled. Stimulate your imagination and be enchanted, amazed and touched by their escapades as they traverse this land of predators and prey in their struggle to survive. Experience the adventure. 

Ages 6-12 

$25. (plus NJ sales tax & $3. shipping)