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This website makes Melba’s extensive body of work readily available for print and publication orders.


Melba Levick’s photography has been exhibited, published and licensed for publication for over 3 decades. She has 60 plus photographic books to her credit, mostly in the domains of architecture, décor, travel and gardens.  She has worked with the finest publishers in the world:   Rizzoli Internl (NYC), Chronicle Books (San Francisco) and Ediciones Polgrafa (Spain), as well as most recently, art book publisher Nazraeli Press. Her fine arts photography has been exhibited in galleries internationally.

In 2009, for her two books on India:  “India Sublime” and “Indiacolor”,  Melba was awarded “best photographer of India in the world” by the Indian government’s Ministry of Tourism .

Photo by Dolors Porredon

Melba's Latest Books

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Mission San Miguel Archangel - Nazraeli Press

Unlike many of the other missions in California, Mission San Miguel's appearance is much the same as it was when founded. The inside of the mission has never been repainted; the pictures and the colors decorating the six-food thick adobe walls are the originals that were created and painted by Indian artisans under the direction of Esteban Munras of Catalonia, Spain.

The physical beauty of the structures and gardens are unparalleled, and while Mission San Miguel is of course included in the numerous books about California’s twenty-one missions, it is in many ways to be the “poor stepson” of the chain; until now has not been the subject of a dedicated book.

Mission San Miguel Arcangel,  with gorgeous  photographs by renowned architectural and travel photographer Melba Levick,  is beautifully printed on special uncoated art paper and housed in a 3-panel cover o