To capture an image of the crystal octopus, one of the ocean's rarest and most elusive creatures, became the goal in Ali bin Thalith's obsession with underwater marine photography. Over 10 years of searching has produced cornucopia of extraordinary deep sea images, of which over 100 are selected here, shot in the Indian and Pacific Oceans.
Over three years in the making, Encounter spans the Asian, African, American, European and Antarctic continents. There are many books on wildlife photography; the challenge is to find new thresholds, rise to new heights, and the extra mile in extreme environments to grab the viewer's attention. This is what Encounter has undoubtedly achieved
Presents a retrospective of the influential fashion photography of Richard Avedon. This book includes more than 200 works by Richard Avedon, from vintage prints and magazine layouts to contact sheets and personal correspondence.
Michael Stokes is one of the most successful newcomers in recent years. His first book, Masculinity, was an overwhelming success, and his fan page on Facebook has over 200,000 followers. Now comes Bare Strength, the hotly anticipated second volume of this master photographer.
Presents a guide to the skills needed to become a successful television reporter. This book describes the role in detail, how reporters fit into the editorial team and where their duties begin and end. It is written by the author of "Television News", and co-author with the late Bernard Hesketh of "An Introduction to ENG".