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In Extreme Danger: Chasing and Filming Natural Diasters and Catastrophic Weather Across the Globe
     

In Extreme Danger: Chasing and Filming Natural Diasters and Catastrophic Weather Across the Globe

by Geoff Mackley
 

Reflecting the dangerous pursuits of an adventure cameraman, this book offers a first-hand look at the extreme weather phenomena that the author has photographed. Events include the recent Indian Ocean tsunami in 2004 and last year's Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans, Louisiana. While the pictures present these natural disasters in vivid detail,&

Overview

Reflecting the dangerous pursuits of an adventure cameraman, this book offers a first-hand look at the extreme weather phenomena that the author has photographed. Events include the recent Indian Ocean tsunami in 2004 and last year's Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans, Louisiana. While the pictures present these natural disasters in vivid detail, the authoritative text includes information about volcanic eruptions, categories of storms, and the stories of people who have survived these climatic events.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780958250986
Publisher:
Awa Press
Publication date:
05/28/2007
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
8.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.68(d)

Meet the Author

Geoff Mackley is a photographer and TV cameraman who leapt to world attention in 1995 when he scaled an erupting New Zealand volcano in pitch darkness and captured the action at the crater's edge. Today he is recognized as a leader in the field of adventure photography and is a major photo and film contributor to news organizations and documentarians across the globe. He also stars in the Discovery Channel series, Dangerman.

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