Synopses & Reviews
This book emphasizes the creative process. Shaw explains how he decides exactly what to include in a photograph, how he organizes a photograph, and how he visualizes what he wants a photograph to be. Showcasing more than 100 of Shaw's most breathtaking images, 'John Shaw's Focus on Nature' inspires you to produce your best pictures ever.
One of Amphoto's bestselling authors explains not only the "how" but also the "why" -- the creative process -- behind his spectacular photographs.
Photographing nature involves emphasizing some aspects of the environment while ignoring others. In this book the photographer John Shaw presents many of his most spectacular images by offering explanations of how to create such images, focusing mainly on the creativity involved.
About the Author
John Shaw is one of the world's leading nature photographers and the author of many enduring bestselling books. His photographs are frequently featured in National Wildlife, Outdoor Photographer, Natural History, Sierra, and Audubon magazines, as well as in calendars, books, and advertisements. He lives in Colorado Springs.