Our Beautiful, Fragile World
The Nature and Environmental Photographs of Peter EssickBook - 2013
"Our Beautiful, Fragile World features a career-spanning look at the images of photojournalist Peter Essick taken while on assignment for National Geographic magazine. In this book, Essick showcases a diverse series of photographs from some of the most beautiful natural areas in the world and documents major contemporary environmental issues, such as climate change and nuclear waste. Each photograph is accompanied by commentary on the design process of the image, Essick's personal photographic experiences, and informative highlights from the research he completed for each story. Our Beautiful, Fragile World takes the reader on a journey around the globe, from the Oulanka National Park near the Arctic Circle in Finland to the Adelie penguin breeding grounds in Antarctica."-- Publisher description.
Publisher: Santa Barbara, CA : Rocky Nook, ©2013
Edition: 1st edition
Branch Call Number: 779.36 ESS 2013
Characteristics: 113 pages : illustrations ; 22 x 26 cm
Alternative Title: Nature and environmental photographs of Peter Essick