101 Cataclysms: For the Love of Cats is a photographic celebration of the world's most popular pet - the creatures that have beguiled, fascinated and blessed us with their company since the civilised world began.
Featuring the exquisite images of premier animal portrait photographer Rachael Hale, this unique collection superbly captures the beauty, elegance and charm of 101 of her favourite f..
The places time forgot
From the magical empty theatres of Detroit to the lost playgrounds of Chernobyl, there are places across the globe that were once a hub of activity, but are now abandoned and in decay. With nature creeping in and reclaiming these spots, we are left with eerie crumbling ruins and breathtaking views that offer us a window into the past and capture our imagination. Abandoned s..
The Short Story of Photography is a pocket guide to key genres, works, themes and techniques and a new and innovative introduction to the subject of photography. Simply constructed, the book explores 50 key photographs from the first experiments in the early nineteenth century to digital photography.Accessible and concise, the book explains how, why and when certain photographs really have changed..
Photographs and stories of 500 women from around the world, based on the author's hugely popular website.
Since 2013 Mihaela Noroc has travelled the world with her backpack and camera taking photos of everyday women to showcase the diversity and beauty all around us. The Atlas of Beauty is a collection of her photographs that celebrates women from fifty countries across the globe and shows th..
A fabulous collection of the very best photographs of Mixed Martial Arts fighting. These exceptional photographs put you right in the cage with the fighters and take you behind the walls of the dojo and into their lives - you can't get closer than this. Lee Whitehead has spent over five years training in the sport of mixed martial arts and photographing it at the highest level, covering top figh..
From the first silent films to the 'talkies' of the late 1920s and early 30s to today's blockbuster hits, movies have spawned icons for each generation. From Rudolph Valentino to Clark Gable to George Clooney, from Clara Bow to Katherine Hepburn to Angelina Jolie, this volume spotlights all our favourites.Starting with child stars like Shirley Temple and Drew Barrymore, the book is organized int..
Now in mini format, this stunning photography collection is full of exquisite, one-of-a-kind images that chart the changing light over the course of a single day, from dawn to midday to evening and night. Poetic and inspiring, this elegant book is targeted to fans of Simply Beautiful and Stunning Photographs.
The world's best landscape photography and photojournalism stunningly depicts the pa..
Now in mini format: In the tradition of such hits as Through the Lens and National Geographic Image Collection, this gorgeous photography collection carries on National Geographic's popular line of holiday gift books that appeal to photography lovers and National Geographic fans everywhere.
This spectacular visual journey captures some of the most stunning photographs—portraits, animals, land..
How do we see the world around us? 'The Penguin on Design' series includes the works of creative thinkers whose writings on art, design and the media have changed our vision forever. Susan Sontag's groundbreaking critique of photography asks forceful questions about the moral and aesthetic issues surrounding this art form. Photographs are everywhere.They have the power to shock, idealize or sedu..
From luxury yachts to trim sailboats, sailing enthusiasts will delight in this tiny treasure trove of images of the world's most spectacular sailboats. Superb pictures showcase the fine details on a vast range of boats through a variety of artistic and often surprising perspectives. Hundreds of images convey the excitement of the world's legendary regattas, as well as the breathtaking beauty of ..
The Atlantic, the Red Sea, the Caribbean, the South Pacific-here are all the oceans in all colors and aspects: clear, tropical waters; turbulent open seas; immense plains of water seen from space; magical icy polar oceans; and delicate and frothy photographs from inside powerful waves. The Sea's camera eye emerges from underwater-from the multicolored coral reefs and underwater wrecks and washes..
Building on the ongoing success of the CubeBook series, White Star has condensed the chunky format of the traditional CubeBook format to present the MiniCube series. These small format volumes are unabridged. Due to their particular shape and format, the MiniCubes are not only books; they are objects to play with or to collect. Each of these palm sized books is a tiny treasure trove of images.
An adorable book of dog photography showing our furry friends from an unexpected perspective--from underneath.
In the vein of bestsellers like Underwater Dogs and Shake, Under Dogs is a beautiful and heartwarming photography book depicting man's best friend in a visually interesting and amusing way. Photographer Andrius Burba's striking images of dogs taken from below are by turns beautiful and h..
John Berger's writings on photography are some of the most original of the twentieth century. This selection contains many groundbreaking essays and previously uncollected pieces written for exhibitions and catalogues in which Berger probes the work of photographers such as Henri Cartier-Bresson and W. Eugene Smith - and the lives of those photographed - with fierce engagement, intensity and ten..
This miniaturized version of Wide Angle: National Geographic Greatest Places is the latest addition to the popular "NG Collectors Series." The smaller, convenient 'block' format and affordable price tag make this a perfect gift for any occassion.
In 250 glorious photographs Wide Angle: National Geographic Greatest Places documents the beauty and depth of every part of the world. Delving deepl..