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National Geographic Photography Field Guide to Birds

National Geographic Photography Field Guide to Birds

by Rulon Simmons, Robert Caputo, Peter K. Burian
     
 

In a single year, 25 million people will travel specifically to observe and photograph wild birds, spending 18.1 billion dollars on trips, equipment, and publications. And this dedicated population continues to grow each year.


Now, National Geographic offers novice to advanced birders and photographers a sturdy, easy-to-carry guide packed with the

Overview

In a single year, 25 million people will travel specifically to observe and photograph wild birds, spending 18.1 billion dollars on trips, equipment, and publications. And this dedicated population continues to grow each year.


Now, National Geographic offers novice to advanced birders and photographers a sturdy, easy-to-carry guide packed with the information they will need to take their best wild bird photographs. Author Rulon Simmons, a 30-year birder and award-winning photographer, joins Bates Littlehales, a 40-year National Geographic photographer specializing in birds, to offer specifics on finding and photographing birds, whether in the backyard or in the nation's stunning national parks. Includes comprehensive information with full-color images on the right films and lenses to use; the best time of day to shoot; stalking, luring, and "posing" birds; range maps and birding hotspots; and a complete index. This excellent companion to National Geographic's #1 selling National Geographic Field Guide to the Birds of North America is the only book photographers will need to capture stunning images of wild birds.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780792268789
Publisher:
National Geographic Society
Publication date:
10/25/2002
Series:
National Geographic Photography Field Guides
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
5.36(w) x 8.36(h) x 0.32(d)

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