Carl Sesto

Biography

Carl Sesto was educated at Rochester Institute of Technology (BFA) & the Visual Studies Workshop (MFA). He established Pentacle Press in 1973, specializing in printing quality books including: Real Dreams, Duane Michaels, 1976; Places, Aaron Siskind, 1976; Paper Negative, Danny Lyon, 1980.

He wrote and designed Designer's Guide to Digital Imaging, John Wiley & Sons. His book, Ordinary Events was included in The Printed Picture, a book and exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art and Production Not Reproduction, Museum of Printing History Houston, TX.

His photographs, prints, and books are included in numerous private and public collections including: Addison Gallery of American Art; Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris; Fogg Art Museum; Houghton Library; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; Museum of Modern Art.

He is a consultant to publishers and authors and Professor Emeritus of the School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston where he taught for 20 years.

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Books

The Adjuster
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,620. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Murry Phaniff is an insurance adjuster who not only adjusts people’s insurance needs, but also their lives. On a trip to Vegas for a Conference, Murry’s extracurricular adjusting involves him with a beautiful woman and double homicide. Murry must flee from the police and with the help of his brilliant young assistant they must find the killer before becoming the next victims.
Riding America: Boston to Berkeley on a BMW Motorcycle
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,350. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Riding America is a day by day account of my motorcycle pilgrimage from Boston to Berkeley in the summer of 2003. Undertaken while on sabbatical leave from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston. Riding America recounts my experiences and impressions of the state of Union and the people and places encountered along the way. Generously illustrated with over 70 of my color photographs.
Walking Through Shadows: el Camino de Santiago de Compostela
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,910. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Walking Through Shadows is an account of an out of shape  American’s pilgrimage  to Santiago de Compostela  in North West Spain.  Generously illustrated with over 150 of the author's color photographs, the daily journal  chronicles  the physical, mental, and spiritual challenges  encountered on this 36  day journey  of 500 miles on foot.
Bone of Contention
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,750. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Sydney Covington is an anthropology student who finds herself running for her life when she innocently brings an ancient human bone fragment with her to grad school in New Mexico. She and her photographer boyfriend Emmet Williams' best hope for surviving a triangle of death and destruction is a semi-inept FBI agent. Greed, pride,and fear, propel Bone of Contention toward it's gory conclusion.
The Photograph
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,270. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The Photograph is a gripping tale of adventure, road trip, kidnapping, and disappearance. When amateur photographer Mark Johnson discovers the image of a young child in one of his photographs his entire life is turned upside down. His only hope is to enlist his longtime friend and international spook, Erik Thorsen, to get him out of his jam and protect him from Skull.

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