From Above The Story of Aerial Photography 150 Years of Imagery
Title: From Above The Story of Aerial Photography 150 Years of Imagery
Author: Gemma Padley; Eamonn McCabe
Publisher: Laurence King Publishing
Format: Hardcover / Hardback
Condition: Brand New, Sealed. SHIPS IN A BOX! Packed with Care.
Genre: Photography Books
Taking advantage of the amazing sense of perspective that aerial photography offers, this incredible collection of images also offers a unique overview of the events, challenges, and changes of the past 150 years of human history.
"[Anyone who buys From Above]– will find thumbing through it over and over again irresistible. Because it contains some of the most incredible aerial images in existence, many taken by photography pioneers.
Inside you'll find the first–ever aerial picture of America, taken above Boston in 1860, the first shots by reconnaissance pigeons and startling disaster images, from the aftermath of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake to 9/11 and the tsunami that hit Japan in 2011.
This celebration of 150 years of aerial photography will shock, astound and mesmerise as it takes you on a decade by decade journey using the work of photographers who propelled image–taking to bold new heights." – Mail Online Travel