Landscape Photographer of the Year: Collection 11

Author: Charlie Waite

Publisher: Landscape Photographer of the

ISBN: 9780749579074

Category: Photography

Page: 224

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The Landscape Photographer of the Year competition is the brainchild of Charlie Waite, one of today's most respected landscape photographers. With AA Publishing, he created this prestigious competition and award with a total prize fund exceeding �20,000, coupled with an exhibition in London showcasing the best of the competition. The full-color book showcasing the best entries has been hugely successful in its first 10 years. Like the others before it, the 11th edition features both classic shots of verdant rural countryside and stark urban landscapes capturing the beauty and diversity of 21st century Britain.
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Landscape Photographer of the Year

Author: AA PUBLISHING

Publisher: AA Publishing

ISBN: 9780749559052

Category: Landscape photography

Page: 225

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Following in the outstanding success of the first edition, this wonderful celebration of landscape photography shortlists the winning photographs from the second Landscape Photographer of the Year competition. Take a view, the Landscape Photographer of the Year competition, is the brainchild of Charlie Waite, one of today's most respected landscape photographers. Together with AA Publishing, he has created this prestigious competition and award, which was hugely successful in its first year. Britain's heritage is celebrated by people around the world and entries are welcome from everyone, whether resident in the UK or simply visiting, as long as the image is of the British Isles. The full-colour book of best entries will showcase the best pictures from amateur and professional photographers alike.
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Landscape Photographer of the Year

Collection 10

Author: Charlie Waite

Publisher: AA Publishing

ISBN: 9780749578268

Category:

Page: 224

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This collection features photographs from some of the best amateur and professional photographers working in the UK today, with every image captioned by the photographer's own account of the inspiration behind the picture. Along with outstanding images of the British landscape, it includes a technical information section, detailing equipment and techniques used by the photographers.
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National Geographic Rarely Seen

Photographs of the Extraordinary

Author: National Geographic

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 1426215614

Category: Photography

Page: 400

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Boasting a major cool factor, the latest entry in National Geographic's iconic line of large-format photography books reveals some of the world's most astounding phenomena - from the desert flower that only blooms once a year to a priceless Egyptian artifact buried for years in King Tut's tomb.It's all here: 30,000-year-old cave art sealed from the public; animals that are among the last of their species on Earth; volcanic lightning; giant crystals that have grown to more than 50 tons; the engraving inside Abraham Lincoln's pocket watch.
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Secret Sedona

Sacred Moments in the Landscape

Author: Larry Lindahl

Publisher: Arizona Highways Books

ISBN: 9781893860995

Category: Photography

Page: 80

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Takes the reader on an armchair journey to special places resonating with the intimate spirit of nature and ancient peoples. The momumental landscape emboides secret waterfalls, meadows embroidered with delicate wildflowers, ancient cliff dwelings, and many more "oh-wow" scenes of canyons, mesas, and sandstone wonderlands.
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More Than a Rock

Essays on Art, Creativity, Photography, Nature, and Life

Author: Guy Tal

Publisher: Rocky Nook, Inc.

ISBN: 168198010X

Category: Photography

Page: 256

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Ansel Adams 2011

Author: Ansel Adams

Publisher: Ansel Adams

ISBN: 9780316080613

Category:

Page: 128

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This spiral-bound engagement calendar is both practical and a pleasure to use, with ample space for recording appointments, a section of monthly calendars for long-term planning, and a wide range of black-and-white photographs impeccably printed in duotone to the high standards established by Adams himself. From the Tetons and the Snake River to the majesty of Yosemite's El Capitan and Bridalveil Fall, the 2011 calendar is an ideal way to enjoy the beautiful photographs of this legendary American artist all year long.
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Framing the West

The Survey Photographs of Timothy H. O'Sullivan

Author: Toby Jurovics

Publisher: Yale University Press

ISBN: 9780300158915

Category: Photography

Page: 255

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The first major publication on O'Sullivan in more than 30 years, this book offers a new aesthetic and formal interpretation of O'Sullivan's photographs and assesses his influence on the larger photographic canon.
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Wildlife Photographer of the Year: Portfolio 26

Author: Rosamund Kidman Cox

Publisher: Natural History Museum, London

ISBN: 9780565093952

Category:

Page: 160

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For more than 50 years, the Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition has championed honest and ethical wildlife photography, while pushing the boundaries of artistic freedom, technical skill, and narrative excellence. This powerful collection of pictures features all the winning photographs from the 2015 competition. The collection represents the work of many international photographers, both professionals and amateurs. The photographs are chosen by an international jury for their artistic merit and originality, from categories that together represent a diversity of natural subjects. The range of styles is also diverse, as is the genre of photography, including action, macro, underwater, landscape, or environmental reportage. Together this outstanding collection is a reminder of the splendor, drama, and variety of life on Earth. Each stunning photograph is accompanied by an extended caption and there is an introduction by one of the world's most respected nature photographers.
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The Passionate Photographer

Ten Steps Toward Becoming Great

Author: Steve Simon

Publisher: New Riders

ISBN: 0132118378

Category: Photography

Page: 264

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If you’ve got a love and passion for photography, and a feel for your camera gear and settings, yet your images still fall short–The Passionate Photographer will help you close that disappointing and frustrating gap between the images you thought you took and the images you actually got. This book will help you determine what you want to say with your photography, then translate those thoughts and feelings into strong images. It is both a source of inspiration and a practical guide, as photographer Steve Simon distills 30 years of photographic obsession into the ten crucial steps every photographer needs to take in order to become great at their passion. Simon’s practical tips and advice are immediately actionable–designed to accelerate your progress toward becoming the photographer you know you can be. Core concepts include: - The power of working on personal projects to fuel your passion and vision - Shooting a large and targeted volume of work, which leads to a technical competence that lets your creativity soar - Learning to focus your concentration as you shoot, and move outside your comfort zone, past your fears toward the next great image - Strategies for approaching strangers to create successful portraits - How to edit your own work and seek second opinions to identify strengths and weaknesses, offering opportunities for growth and improvement with a goal of sharing your work with the world - The critical need to follow, see, and capture the light around you Along the way, Simon offers inspiration with “Lessons Learned” culled from his own extensive experience and archive of photojournalism and personal projects, as well as images and stories from acclaimed photographers. If you’re ready to be inspired and challenge yourself to take your photography to the next level, The Passionate Photographer provides ideas and creative solutions to transform that passion into images that convey your unique personal vision.
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Astronomy Photographer of the Year

Collection 3

Author: Royal Observatory, Greenwich

Publisher: Collins

ISBN: 9780007598694

Category: Astronomical photography

Page: 200

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All the winning and shortlisted images from the 2014 Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition, which is organized by the Royal Observatory, Greenwich. The images are submitted in one of the following categories: Earth and Space Our Solar System Deep Space Young Astronomy Photographer of the Year And can also be entered for one of the special prizes: Best Newcomer People and Space Robotic Scope Each image is accompanied by caption, photographer, location and technical details. Exhibition Every year the Royal Observatory, Greenwich hosts a free exhibition of the winners of the Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition, showcasing some incredible images of the sky. www.rmg.co.uk/astrophoto
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Ansel Adams in the National Parks

Photographs from America's Wild Places

Author: Ansel Adams

Publisher: Ansel Adams

ISBN: 9780316078467

Category: Photography

Page: 344

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With more than two hundred photographs - many rarely seen and some never before published - this is the most comprehensive collection of Ansel Adams' photographs of America's national parks and wilderness areas. For many people, Yosemite, Yellowstone, Glacier National Park, and other iconic American wildlands exist in the mind's eye as Ansel Adams photographs. The legendary photographer explored more than forty national parks in his lifetime, producing some of the most indelible images of the natural world ever made. One of the twentieth century's most ardent champions of the park and wilderness systems, Adams also helped preserve additional natural areas and protect existing ones through his photographs, essays, and letter-writing campaigns. Edited and with commentary by Andrea G. Stillman, the foremost expert on Adams' work, this landmark publication includes quotations by Adams on the making of numerous photographs and essays by Wallace Stegner, William A. Turnage of The Ansel Adams Trust, and journalist and critic Richard B. Woodward. This is a must-own for Ansel Adams fans and all those who, like Adams, treasure America's wilderness.
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Galen Rowell's Inner Game of Outdoor Photography

Author: Galen Rowell

Publisher: W W Norton & Company Incorporated

ISBN: 9780393338089

Category: Photography

Page: 288

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In this renowned guide to capturing the outdoor world on film, Galen Rowell, the connoisseur of outdoor and adventure photography, reveals the art, craft and philosophy behind his world-famous images in this stunningly illustrated book. Since it's original publication almost ten years ago, this groundbreaking work remains both an inspired manual to taking better pictures and an inspiring journey of discovery into the creative process. In more than 140 color photographs and 66 essays, Rowell shows how he transformed the natural world around him into vivid, memorable works of art. He covers everything from the practical and immensely helpful technicalities of how to pack equipment lightly and use the correct flash to the more theoretical concerns of imagining a photograph before pulling out the camera and immersing oneself fully into this natural and artistic quest. Both the artist and his unique talent come alive in these pages, a tribute to the ways in which his photographs, philosophy, and vision immeasurably enrich those who view his work.
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Astronomy Photographer of the Year

Prize-Winning Images by Top Astrophotographers

Author: Terence Dickinson,Royal Observatory Greenwich

Publisher: Firefly Books

ISBN: 9781770854734

Category: Photography

Page: 288

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A showcase of the latest astronomical phenomena at its finest.
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Chasing Light

An Exploration of the American Landscape

Author: Frank Lee Ruggles

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780692836804

Category: Photography

Page: 256

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The words and photographs from Frank Lee Ruggles, National Parks Eminent Photographer.
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Journal of Light

The Visual Diary of a Florida Nature Photographer

Author: John Moran

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780813027722

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 200

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A photographer's twenty-year odyssey to discover the soul of the natural landscape of Florida is captured in a collection of photographs and companion essays on the state's rapidly vanishly wilderness.
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Landmark

The Fields of Landscape Photography

Author: William A. Ewing

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780500544334

Category: Photography

Page: 256

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An international survey of contemporary landscape photography from such artists as Susan Derges, Edward Burtynsky, and Simon Norfolk.
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