P/O Keith Gillman of 32 Squadron killed in action during the Battle of Britain

Available to buy


Available to buy


Berliner Illustrirte Zeitung from 1940. The cover features a Hurricane of 111 Squadron that collided with a Dornier on the first day of the Battle.

Available to buy

Capa travelled to Montblanc to photograph the final parade and disbandment of the International Brigade.  Prime Minister Negrin was present, as well as General Lister of the XI Division.
Available to buy

Battle for the Slaughter-houses

A very rare and original copy of Weekly Illustrated featuring Robert Capa's photographs of the defence of Madrid in November and December 1936

Available to buy

Capa photographs the men of the XI International Brigade under the commando of General Kléber in a copy of Weekly Illustrated from 1937

Available to buy

Photography magazine's tribute to Robert Capa including an appreciation by John Steinbeck


contact us

Cecil Beaton
Margaret Bourke White
Bill Brandt
Larry Burrows
Robert Capa
Henri Cartier Bresson
Rene Burri
Robert Doisneau
David Douglas Duncan
Elliott Erwitt
Walker Evans
Robert Frank
Bert Hardy
John Heartfield
Henri Huet
Kurt Hutton
James Jarche
Bob Landry
Dorothea Lange
Haywood Magee
Leonard McCombe
Gjon Mili
Ralph Morse
Martin Munkacsi
George Rodger
Joe Rosenthal
Frank Scherschel
David 'Chim' Seymour
George Silk
W Eugene Smith
Humphrey Spender
Peter Stackpole
Dennis Stock
Gerda Taro
William Vandivert
Andy Warhol
Zoltan Glass

AFPU-Army Fim and Photographic Unit




Slightly out of focus is an on-line bookshop specialising in vintage, original illustrated magazines featuring 20th century photography and photojournalism.

We have supplied magazines to collections worldwide including MAGNUM Paris / Tokyo -
ICP New York - MOMA New York- Imperial War Museum - Henry Luce Archive - Museo Reina Sofia Madrid - Rijksmuseum - Magyar Nemzeti Muzeum Budapest - Humphrey Spender Archive Museum of Design Zurich - Moderna Museet Stockholm - Queensland Gallery of Modern Art - C/O Berlin - Kunstfoyer München - HUGO Martin Scorcese - Yokohama Museum of Art


NEW IN STOCK : Bert Hardy documents the life and personalities of the Elephant and Castle published in Picture Post in 1949

Available to buy


Robert Capa documents the Ocktoberfest in Munich. The images were published in Illustrtaed magazines in October 1950.

Available to buy

On the 15th January 1939, Capa travelled along the Barcelona to Tarragona road to record the refugees fleeing the fighting.  The columns came under attack from Fascist planes.   Capa captures the horror and carnage in the aftermath of these attacks
Available to buy

Capa documents Spanish Maquis fighters after the incursion into the Val d' Aran in October 1944

Available to buy

Solution Graphics