From Above and Below
Arthus-Bertrand, Yann
9780500516904

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• From the creator of The Earth from the Air, a spectacular photographic exploration of the world’s oceans. • Yann Arthus-Bertrand’s books have sold millions of copies worldwide. • Includes 200 amazing photographs of our planet’s oceans. • Created in tandem with the release of the new documentary, Planet Ocean.


HB
340 x 254 mm
304 Pages Pages
200 Colour Images
9780500516904
Thames & Hudson
Published: Wed 1, May, 2013
Price (AUD) $80.00
Item Description
Ranging from the arctic to the tropics, from largescale views of Australia’s barrier reef to close-up images of sea turtles, From Above and Below is a compelling, entirely unique journey through a fascinating world. Some 200 spectacular aerial images by Yann Arthus-Bertrand and striking underwater photographs by Brian Skerry offer a top-to-bottom tour of the world’s oceans, while the enlightening text covers the sea’s critical mechanisms, from currents to food chains. Inspiring interviews of some of the world’s most respected researchers and activists also offer cutting-edge insight into the many challenges, such as over-fishing and pollution, facing the oceans today. Exploring the critical and ever-evolving relationship between mankind and the ocean, From Above and Below is an unforgettable portrait of the global issue of sustainable development.

About the Author

Yann Arthus-Bertrand is the award-winning photographer and author of more than forty books, including the international bestseller The Earth from the Air. Brian Skerry is a photographer renowned for creating thrilling underwater images for such magazines as Sports Illustrated, BBC Wildlife, GEO and Esquire, among others.