This book is about inspiration. A range of experienced and successful photographers talk about their images; how and why they chose to make them, what motivates their photography and the background behind the photograph. An image and details are provided for each shot.
A wide range of genres are covered including architecture and cityscapes, documentary and reportage, fashion and beauty, landscapes and seascapes, macro, natural world and wildlife, night and long exposure, people and portraits, sport and street.
Contributing photographers are: Adam Pretty, Adrian Dennis, Alexey Titarenko, Andy Ford, Anthony Weller, Arno Rafael Minkkinen, Art Wolfe, Bernd Opitz, Brent Stirton, Bruce Barnbaum, Bruce Percy, Christian Åslund, Christian Vizl, Christie Goodwin, Christopher Burkett, Claire Takacs, Daniel Beltra, Darren Heath, David Ward, Don Komarechka, Fernando Guerra, Frans Lanting, Harry Borden, Helen Bartlett, Jari Peltomäki, Jingna Zhang, Joe Cornish, John Huet, Kevin Mullins, Lois Greenfield, Lynn Saville, Maciej Dakowicz, Marcus Bleasdale, Mark Pain, Michael Clark, Nenad Saljic, Nils Jorgensen, Olivier Grunewald, Paul Nicklen, Paul Walker, Paulette Tavormina, Rachael Hale McKenna, Ralph Gibson , Ralph Perou, Ron Haviv, Ross Hoddinott, Sacha Specker, Spencer Murphy, Steve Bloom, Steven Dalton, Thomas Shahan, Tim Bret-Day, Tim Clayton, Toby Smith, Tom Stoddart, Troy Paiva, Werner Bollmann and Wolf Ademeit.
This is a book that will appeal to photography students and anyone aiming to create better images.