Includes a wide variety of subjects, from bubbling mud pools, volcanic eruptions, coral reefs and deserts to eroded canyons and arctic glaciers, accompanied by short captions explaining how, where and why the formations naturally occur. An ideal holiday gift book, EarthArt contains 150 astounding full-page photographs of the Earth′s surface, presenting the planet in an astonishing new, colourful light.
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. Angelika Jung-Hüttl (b.1957) is a geologist and writer who contributes to a number of different newspapers and popular scientific magazines. She has worked and travelled with Edmaier for 10 years and has written several books on volcanoes, ice and glaciers.