Bluecoat Press has been publishing high quality photographic books since 1992. Owner Colin Wilkinson founded Liverpool’s photography gallery, Open Eye Gallery, and has had a long career in photography and publishing.

Since 2012, Bluecoat Press has specialised in publishing the work of British photojournalists  and social documentary photographers including John Bulmer, Peter Dench, Bert Hardy, Jim Mortram, Tish Murtha, Paul Trevor and Patrick Ward. The books are available from many bookshops and galleries and can be ordered online.