The vibrant and exciting world of birds is shown in all its glory in this new book from renowned Finnish wildlife photographer Markus Varesvuo, who has trekked to remote and beautiful locations to capture birds in their natural habitat going about their daily lives. Moments rarely caught by humans have been preserved on film and reproduced in glorious full-colour images.
Birds: Magic Moments showcases 150 amazing photographs of birds in the wild. Each bird is identified with its common name and its Latin name, and a short description accompanies each photograph. This book is a celebration of birds in motion and a photographic study of movement that is sure to captivate any bird lover or wildlife photography enthusiast.
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|Size:||275 x 240||ISBN:||9781780090757|
|Images:||150 colour images||Format:||Hardback with Jacket|
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"Should you think this is just another collection of pretty pictures, forget it: Markus has not become one of the world's leading wildlife photographers by accident. Besides exquisite portraits that look as if they belong on Christmas cards, there are awesome shots of owls and eagles hunting their prey, couples mating, rivals in mortal combat and practical demonstrations of Nature's mantra: eat or be eaten."
This review was posted: 26/09/2011 14:17:33 by Birds: Magic Moments
"This new book gives a fascinating glimpse into the lives of birds. Birds: Magic Moments provides an insight into the world of bird behaviour and the colourful lives of European birds. Photos by renowned Finnish photographer Markus Varesvuo capture everything from tender moments to dramatic confrontations."
This review was posted: 12/10/2011 14:46:36 by Daily Telegraph
"Whether you are a keen birder or simply love to look at breathtaking wildlife images, you will be spellbound by this beautiful book. It not only showcases some of the most exciting birdlife in Europe, but also provides us with a privileged glimpse at some often extraordinary behaviour... How Varesvuo manages to capture such fleeting moments while creating images this carefully composed, is frankly mind-blowing!"
This review was posted: 27/10/2011 15:19:58 by Outdoor Photography Magazine