Tidewater Virginia: A Photographic Portrait

Tidewater Virginia: A Photographic Portrait




By land and by sea, the compelling images of award-winning photographer Jake McGuire introduce the historic cities and communities of Tidewater in this striking photographic portrait. Visit the triangle of historic colonial villages: Jamestown, Yorktown and Colonial Williamsburg. Visit the quaint town of Hampton, the modern

cities of Norfolk, home to the world's largest naval base; Newport News, the center of the military shipbuilding industry, and the resort city of Virginia Beach, the largest city in the state. Each location is rich in historic and cultural treasures, top universities and exciting entertainment venues. From the Colonial Era to present day, the Virginia Tidewater Region has made invaluable contributions to the history and growth of a great nation.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781885435729
Publisher: Twin Lights Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date: 05/01/2007
Series: Photographic Portrait Series
Pages: 128
Product dimensions: 8.90(w) x 11.10(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Jake McGuire is known for his striking photos of American cities and landscapes. His photos appear in private collections, exhibitions, offices, and are often found in airline and travel magazines. He has won 11 awards for photography and photojournalism. In January of 1989 the Presidential Inaugural Committee commissioned McGuire to produce a signed, limited edition print of the White House. It was signed by the President and Vice President and given to those who performed at the Inaugural Gala.. In April of 1997 Life Magazine selected one of McGuire's photos for the cover of a special edition of Life. McGuire's other books with Twin Lights Publishers include: Baltimore: A Photographic Portrait; Annapolis: A Photographic Portrait; Washington, D.C.: A Photographic Portrait; and Flying Above the New England Coast.

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