Legendary nature photographer Art Wolfe presents an intimate behind-the-scenes, chronological guide to the experiences, decisions, and methods that helped him capture images from some of the most exciting locations across the globe. Wolfe takes you from the mountains of the Himalayas to the sandy shores of Mnemba Island, with stops in the crowded streets of India and the alkali lakes of Africa along the way. You’ll learn the equipment, settings, and creative choices behind each photograph. From endangered species to cultural celebrations to natural wonders, Wolfe brings each subject to life through his stunning photography and the stories he shares in this one-of-a-kind photo safari.
“Art Wolfe has spent a career mixing his passion for artful photography and his passion for the diversity, nature wonder, and humanity of our world. With this collection we enjoy a grand tour of our world as only Art Wolfe can bring us. In a way, you could call Art the ultimate tour guide.”
– Rick Steves, travel writer and public television host
I have always had my head in a great book since I was a child. I love how books capture my imagination as a I flip through every amazing page! I believe that books have always been a place of comfort and learning and a fun way to keep myself occupied.
I love when I have a chance to share insightful book reviews. I thought that it would be nice to share this awesome coffee table book from legendary nature photographer Art Wolfe.
Art Wolfe presents a comprehensive behind the scenes look at forty years of jaw-dropping photography from around the world.I am a huge fan of photography since I am such a visual nerd. I thought it would be fun to share my latest read of the season. I love reading books that capture my mind, heart, and spirit. Art has a special way of taking photos that tell stories. I have always loved nature and being out by lakes, rivers, streams, and beautiful trees. I had the chance to learn about equipment, settings, and all the creative choices behind each photograph.
As a girl growing up in Michigan I spent thousands of hours fishing, camping, hiking, and just enjoying nature. I would spend every spare moment of my childhood fishing or camping with my Dad. By reading this awesome and stunning book, Art Wolfe has opened my eyes to new travel destinations, hidden worlds of beauty, and the ultimate guide to great nature photos. I think that I will have this timeless book in my collection for a lifetime. I received this book from Blogging for books for this review.