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The Masters of Nature Photography is a hardcover book published via the Natural History Museum (UK) and is very closely linked to the globally renowned Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition.
It's unusual, but this is one book where the photographs are outshone by the words. You'll have seen many of the wonderful images before, but this isn't the point of the book. The point of the book is to explain, to give insight into the encounter, or the challenge, or - and I felt this particularly in a 21st century, high capability culture - to get a sense of how difficult things were in the past, even just 10 years ago with low ISO film and constrained decision making ability… Read more