Night on Earth: Photographs by Art Wolfe (Hardcover)
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Every night, an often unseen buzz of activity takes place all around the globe. This gorgeous collection of photographs takes the reader on a magical journey from dusk to dawn.
To create this gorgeous new book, acclaimed photographer Art Wolfe traveled to every continent to explore and document the nighttime world of animals, humans, and nature. From a blazing sunset over Antarctic ice to Tokyo’s nighttime street racers to coffee with Brazilian cowboys as the dawn breaks, this book is an unparalleled feast for the eyes, and a never-before-collected glimpse into a world that comes to life as most of us are sleeping. Highlights include:
- Africa: Hustle and bustle in Morocco’s nighttime markets.
- Asia: Balinese fire dancers.
- The Americas: Bison in an icy sunrise.
- Europe: Volcanic eruptions in Iceland.
- Antarctica: Colonies of penguins awaking to the dawn.
- Oceania: Star trails over the Australian Outback.
About the Author
Art Wolfe is an American photographer and conservationist, best known for color images of landscapes, wildlife, and native cultures. His photographs document scenes from every continent and hundreds of locations, and have been noted by environmental advocacy groups for their "stunning" visual impact.
"Will introduce readers to an extraordinary world, remote from the more familiar one of LED lights and computer screens."
— Library Journal