Renee & Matthew Hahnel, two professional travel photographers, embarked on the adventure of a lifetime ... a seven month journey to every national park in America. Over the course of this epic road trip, they traveled through 39 states, two US territories, drove over 25,000 miles, took 26 flights, and hiked hundreds of miles across some of the most dramatic landscapes on the planet.
Roaming America tells their story through breathtaking imagery and musings from the road that will set your wanderlust into overdrive. The Hahnel's also share their personal experiences, and give away their insider tips to help you plan your own national parks adventure!
Makoto Azuma, célèbre pour ses installations florales exceptionnelles, et Shunsuke Shiinoki, photographe botaniste réputé, se retrouvent quatre ans après Encyclopedia of Flowers pour un nouvel ouvrage issu de leur collaboration. Le thème des quatre saisons leur permet de faire intervenir une flore variée et abondante, dans un style qui rappelle les natures mortes du XVIIe siècle.
The great masters of floral art tell their stories in word and image. These artists, skilfully selected by Isabel Gilbert Palmer, create poetry with flowers. With minimum materials provided by nature, they generate amazement, fascination, and desire. This book offers a look into the birth of their lush creations, their inspiration sources, and the most incredible flower arrangements through which they create a new, unique world. A world where craftsmanship and beauty walk hand in hand. With: Makato Azuma, Japan Rudy Casati, Italy Shane Connolly, United Kingdom Zita Elze, United Kingdom Araik Galstyan, Russia Leopoldo Gomez, Mexico Bill J Harper, United States Bart Hassam, Australia Peter Hess, Switzerland Sakul Intakul, Thailand Sergey Karpunin, Russia Keita Kawasaki, Japan Pirjo Koppi, Finland Talmage McLaurin, United States Keiko Okada, Japan Emie Oliverio, France Jinny Park, South Korea Geert Pattyn, Belgium Tanus Saab, Brazil Florian Seyd & Ueli Signer, Netherlands Katherine Van Dierendonck, Belgium Jan Van Doesburg, Netherlands Annette Von Eimen, Denmark Moniek Vandenberghe, Belgium Joan Xapelli, Spain Julia Youngju Kim, South Korea Eddie Zaratsian, United States
À travers une anthologie de textes d'auteurs français traduits en anglais, Extended French Theory & the Design Field... constitue un panorama de références sur la nature, l'écologie et les relations entre environnements et individus. Ces lectures sont utilisées dans le champ de la recherche en ou sur le design. Cet exercice encore inédit dans la discipline, semble, au groupe de chercheurs réunis autour de ce travail, utile à un cercle plus large de disciplines et de curieux.
The intimidating beauty of earth's highest altitudes explored in photography, with excerpts from writers throughout history.
The mountain is a compelling landform both for its sheer beauty as well as the metaphorical and symbolic significance humans have always placed upon it. This volume pays tribute to the intertwined natural and cultural histories of mountain ranges all over the globe with an exploration of each continent's topography. From Asia, where the Himalayas and the Karakorum hold up "the roof of the world," to the western coast of South America where the Andes lie, Northern Alaska, the Alps and the Dolomites, the reader is accompanied on this extraordinary adventure by famous travelers. Excerpts from the works of Dante Alighieri, Jane Austen, Lord Byron, Paulo Coelho, Victor Hugo, Jeanne Moreau, John Muir, Haruki Murakami, Friedrich Nietzsche, William Shakespeare and J.R.R. Tolkien are juxtaposed with photography that depicts spectacular rock formations scattered over the entire surface of the earth.
The Libraries of the Royal Horticultural Society hold the world's finest collection of printed material on gardens and gardening and a selection of the best botanical paintings from this collection is featured here. One Hundred Flowers from the RHS gathers together the most striking images to create 100 different postcards to send, keep or frame. The earliest works of art date from the late 17th or early 18th century and are by an anonymous Italian artist and the latest are from the middle of the 20th century.
Yes, flower bells rang right merry that day, When there was a marriage of flowers, they say.
First published in 1905, Walter Crane's beautifully illustrated poem tells the charming story of a wedding day. Published to celebrate the V&A's The Cult of Beauty exhibition, this beautiful facsimile edition, reproduced in glorious colour, bound in real cloth and embossed with foil, makes a perfect wedding, engagement or Valentine's gift.
Sept ans après la sortie d' " Invitations ", Daniël Ost, illustre décorateur floral de Saint-Nicolas, publie " Invitations II ", un nouvel album-photos arborant de somptueuses créations florales et végétales, conçues et réalisées par ses soins aux quatre coins du globe. Bouquets stupéfiants, décorations de table festive ou monumentales compositions ornant bâtiments et salles de réception