Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Earth on Fire.

Earth on Fire. How Volcanos Shape Our Planet. By Bernhard Edmaier. Edited by Dr. Angelika Jung. Phaidon, 2009. 224 pp., illustrated throughout, 35x29,7cm. Images from here.

Book description:

"Spectacular images of the world's most beautiful and dramatic volcanic landscapes.

Bernhard Edmaier
(b.1957) trained as a civil engineer and geologist and has photographed the earth’s surface for over 15 years.

The result of meticulous planning and research, his extraordinary travels take him from the endless deserts of Africa to the ice plains of Iceland and the coral of the Great Barrier Reef.

His abstractly beautiful compositions offer an awe-inspiring view of our planet."

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