Magnificent Moments: The Worlds Greatest Wildlife Photographs
George H. Harrison
From the introduction: "Just as a fisherman cannot catch fish unless his line is in the water, a wildlife photographer cannot shoot great wildlife images unless he or she is out there with camera in hand and the knowledge of what to do then the 'magnificent moment' occurs."
This book is the culmination of the best magazine editors picking their top twenty photographers and these photographers choosing what they considered their best images. The photographers represented include:
The magazine editors are from such great periodicals as:
- John Shaw
- Jim Brandenburg
- Frans Lanting
- Heather Angel
- Art Wolfe
- Tim Fitzharris
The selected images, and the stories that accompany them, are fascinating. In a short history in the introduction, the author explains how huch of an influence Teddy Roosevelt was to the pioneer photographers and how much patience and determination they had to have to make the images...
- National Geographic
- Ranger Rick
- BBC Wildlife
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