Wildlife Photographer of the Year: Portfolio 23

Edited by Rosamund Kidman Cox

This beautiful portfolio captures all 100 winning and commended images from the prestigious Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2013 competition.

ISBN:
978 0 565 09331 0
Format:
Hardback
Price:
£25.00
Published:
October 2013
Size:
254 x 250 mm
Extent:
160 pp
Illustrations:
Colour photographs throughout
Publisher:
Natural History Museum

Details

Wildlife Photographer of the Year: Portfolio 23 presents the year’s very best wildlife images. Complete with enthralling background stories, the book features the work of over 80 international photographers, both professionals and amateurs.

The photographs are chosen by an international jury for their artistic merit and originality, from categories that together represent a diversity of natural subjects.

The range of styles is also diverse, as is the genre of photography, whether action, macro, underwater, landscape or environmental reportage. Together this outstanding collection is a reminder of the splendour, drama and variety of life on Earth.

Each stunning photograph is accompanied by an extended caption and there is an introduction by Jim Brandenburg, one of the world’s most respected nature photographers.

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Pages from Wildlife Photographer of the Year Portfolio 23

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The competition

The Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition, now in its 50th year, is an international showcase for the very best photography featuring natural subjects. The most innovative and imaginative photographic images are judged and selected by a panel of experts.

The chosen images form an exhibition at the Natural History Museum that tours the UK and worldwide throughout the year. 

This world-famous competition is owned by the Natural History Museum and BBC Worldwide

The editor

Rosamund Kidman Cox is an editor and writer, specialising in wildlife and environmental issues and with a particular interest in photography. 

She was editor of Wildlife Magazine, subsequently BBC Wildlife Magazine, for 24 years and has been a judge of the competition since 1981, launching it in its current form. She is on the executive committee of the International League of Conservation Photographers.

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