Books

 

Safari as a Way of Life: A Visual Biography of Dan Eldon

Chronicle Books, 2016

When he lost his life at age 22 while on assignment in Somalia, photojournalist Dan Eldon left behind much more than the astonishing illustrated journals that would form the basis of The Journey Is the Destination. He left behind a life story that has inspired students, teachers, artists, and activists, as well as a forthcoming film.
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Dan Eldon: Safari as a Way of Life

Chronicle Books, 2011

Photojournalist Dan Eldon left behind much more than the astonishing illustrated journals that would form The Journey is the Destination when he lost his life at age twenty-two while on assignment in Somalia. He also bequeathed a life story that has inspired students, teachers, artists, and creative activists as well as a forthcoming film, an apparel line, and the Spring 2011 collection from Tom's Shoes.
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Drawing From Life: The Journal as Art

Princeton Architectural Press, 2005

Who hasn't, at one time or other, kept a journal? The impulse to record our daily lives on paper is nothing if not universal. Still, only a few of us have the discipline to make it past the first few entries, and fewer still manage to create diaries whose insight and visual beauty can inspire anyone but their authors.
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Dan Eldon: The Art of Life

Chronicle Books, 2001

Only 22 when he lost his life on assignment in Somalia, photojournalist Dan Eldon left behind much more than the journals that became the basis for Chronicle's best-seller The Journey Is the Destination. He left a lifetime of adventures that continue to inspire.
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